You may want to use this screen time tracker to determine how much time your child is spending in front of TV or computer monitors. Place the sheet in a convenient location — near the TV, by the computer or on the refrigerator — for easy access. This tracker may provide you with helpful information before you make a PACT with your child about his or her media use.
If you have an Xbox 360, take advantage of the built-in Family Timer, part of the Xbox 360 Family Settings. (Here's a guide about how to set up the timer.)
Lastly, you may want to review these tips on reducing screen time.
The Get Game Smart program is designed to help families enjoy video games and online media in ways that are safer, healthier and more balanced.
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