Help Your Child Understand News Stories
Help your child understand news stories
Local and national news coverage is not child friendly, but children are exposed to news stories on television, the Internet, radio, newspapers and magazines. With a 24-hour a day, seven-days-a-week news cycle, it is difficult — maybe impossible — to shelter your child from stories about natural disasters, tragedy, crime and war. The article below, October Insights, addresses these issues and gives you some age-appropriate news sites for kids.