How to implement the Be Screen Smart project in your Early Year Establishment
Thank you for agreeing to participate in the “Be Screen Smart” project. There are many benefits to using screens/digital devices; academically, professionally and recreationally. Technology should be used in moderation, with support and interaction from adults and with age appropriate activities. It is important that children take part in a balance of different play activities e.g. explorative play, active/energetic play, functional/manipulative/creative play, social play and pretend play.
It is important to assist children, young people and their families to find the right balance, fun and engaging alternatives to screen time, opportunities to explore their own ideas and creations, enjoy each other’s company and take pleasure in the world around them.
To reach the best optimal results from the Be Screen Smart project your establishment could implement the following:
Thank you for your commitment to improving the health of children in Glasgow.
Health Improvement Team
(This resource has been developed by the North West Health Improvement Team for Glasgow City)