Television and its effects on Children
Thesis Statement: The influences of television can be both positive and negative for children; in the United States the average child spends twenty-eight hours per week watching television. The content of the shows that children watch daily alters their behavior as well as their view point and ultimately it dictates the manner in which they communicate with others.
A. children watching television
B. Background information of the topic
Television (TV) is a telecommunication medium for transmitting and receiving moving images that can be monochromatic (shades of grey) or multicolored. Television does have many programs that can make people especially children to just sit in front of television. But television has bad influence to children.
C. Preview of the speech (central idea)
Today I will convince all of you that television does have negative influence on children which are wasting time, give negative impact on minds and attention deficit disorders among children. Transition to body of speech
Let’s begin by watching television can waste children’s valuable time.
A. Main-point 1 -
I. Supporting details-children will not doing the other healthy things that can improve their growth, but just watching the television
ii .Supporting details- children become less energetic without television and effect the healthy child development
Transition to Main Point 2
Other than wasting time, television also can give negative impact on children’s mind
B. Main-point 2 – watching television give negative impact on children’s mind I. Supporting details- violence, the children is not mature enough to watch violent context in television. for example, murders. II. Supporting details - Attractively presented advertisements and film stories deeply impact young minds to be easily influence
Transition to Main Point 3
Not just giving the negative impact on minds, television also...
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