screen time

September 18, 2017

Alternative to screen time at Metal Building Toys

Our kids are obsessed with electronic toys and they just keep begging for more and more screen time! How can we keep them busy and happy without electronics? Did you know that children between the ages of 8 and 18 spent an average of 7 hours and 11 minutes viewing screen media ever day? The latest CCFC report says that this is an increase of 2.5 daily hours in just the last 10 years. Research shows that excessive screen time is correlated with poor sleep patterns, psychological difficulties, hyperactivity and poor grades. At Metal Building Toys our mission is to create an engaging, creative and fun alternative to screen time. When kids get busy with Metal Building Toys, they are […]