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It's a relatively short term effect that we've been seeing after children play violent video games and that's not counting using the computer for homework kids need to be out playing with other kids and interacting with their parents, whether it's playing board games. Turn off the tv or computer and get active eat fewer snacks and select healthier alternatives surfing online or playing computer games is linked to children becoming overweight or obese whether it's the tv, computer or hand-held games. Home feature games students play feature games students play edugames bring new dimensions to the school curriculum even fervent supporters of computer games are quick to say that the games are simply a tool for teachers to use, not a curriculum replacement.
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As many have students play games individually (30%) as have them play with another classmate or in small groups up to five (34%) notably fewer teachers (only 17%) have lessons where students play as a class.
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