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How Media Use Affects Your Child


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Web SiteCommon Sense Media
This resource offers age-based ratings and reviews for movies, games, apps, TV shows, websites, books, and music.

Web SiteFamily Media Plan
This tool helps you create goals and rules around media, customized to your family's values.

Web SiteChildren's Television Workshop
This site, from the creators of Sesame Street, has activities and advice for parents and kids.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.