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Screen time: What the children have to say

Here's what children have to say about screen time.
Well I watch TV every day after school normally. My favourite TV show is Peppa Pig. I would rather play computers inside when it’s rainy. I love playing Minecraft and World of Warcraft. I like to play Yu-Gi-Oh, that’s a very common and rare game. I like the running game, but I always fall in the water. I usually play the PlayStation or the iPad. Play School. Yeah, it’s really common and rare, actually. Yeah it is. I like Beyblade Burst and The Big Bang Theory and a couple more. The game and a TV show. Yeah they’re both common and rare. You get sore eyes.
I get juicy eyes.

Here’s what children have to say about screen time…

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