We also will do a fast skit so you guys will understand what we mean.
What are Electronic addictions? Electronic addictions are when someone is attached to electronics Electronics are: Televisions, PSPs, laptops/computers, Nintendos and a lot more. Electronic addiction problems
Now we will show you what the average time 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade play electronics.
How Long 3rd Graders Spend On Electronics Key A = Average
How Long 4th Graders Spend On Electronics Key A = Average
How Long 5th graders Spend On Electronics Key A= Average
Two Lives Non-Addicted Life Addicted Life Goes outside Usually doesn’t play electronics Does Well in school Happy Doesn’t eat very often Listens to parents if not spoiled Has friends Does not notice if addicted Cannot stop Doesn’t listen to parents May become fat Fails grades Unhappy Fewer friends
Facts About People One person dropped out of high school to beat a game called “world of war craft”.- He came back after 3 weeks with very bad grades. Someone left his hungry pregnant wife in the car just to play a game on face book called Farm Ville and harvest some raspberries. These people can cause major problems for other people or even the Earth.
What We Are Doing (Action) We are writing to Rita who is the boss of the Newsletter. We will ask her if we can write an article on her newsletter. We will try to convince parents to give time limits to their children. This way some people will not play for too long and get good grades.
Student Questions 1)What are the average times people spend on electronics? 2) What are some people doing to stop the addictions? 3)Are all electronic problems the same? 4)Do all electronic games make people violent? 5)What can happen if we do not stop the addictions?
Answers to Student Questions Around 4 hours. (3rd, 4th and 5th grade) Some people are arguing on the internet about electronic addictions. Other people are setting up groups to stop electronic addictions. (especially mothers) No there are other problems for electronics. No there is a game called Big Brain Academy which educates you. Around 69%of the world will play video games and like them and people will have more problems.
The Symptoms of an Addicted Person If you would look at someone and you want to see people that are addicted you will need to notice if he is : pale, he is inside, they might have rings under their eyes, watching television or playing video games, will be eating junk food and might be fat.
Credits Thanks to Mr Greenway & Miss Brumley (Teachers) Thanks to Mr Jeran (Mentor) Thanks to Mr Mackel & Mr Corliss (IT) Project people: Johannes, Rayan & Greg