Kids enjoy watching cartoons because they are the only content they can relate to, however not only do they keep them busy and out of trouble, but cartoons are also educational, and parents should let kids watch them.
Here are some of the reasons why parents should let kids watch cartoons suggested by author, Mautushi Paul.
They can foster creativity and imagination
According to Mautushi- author and blogger from Orchids The International School– cartoons can help kids create heir own stories and characters. They can also use their imagination to act out scenes from their favorite cartoons. This can help kids to develop their creative thinking skills and that is beneficial in other parts of life.
Help develop language skills
The clear and simple dialogue that is easy for kids to understand. The above-mentioned source adds that besides the understandable dialogue, they use repetitive words and phrases which can help kids learn a new vocabulary.
Teach important life lessons
Mautushi also says that most cartoons incorporate moral lessons within their storyline. This may teach kids the importance of honesty, kindness and respect. Cartoons can also help kids learn more about the consequences and responsibility of their actions giving them a chance to make better and positive life choices.
Improve your child’s social skills
When the kids watch cartoon, they get to learn more about teamwork, cooperation and sharing. Which can help them understand their peers better, added the author.