How Has Television Changed Our Lives? Essay

719 Words Apr 13th, 2013 3 Pages
Adrian Alla
December 8, 2012
English 4061-3
Joseph Mitchell Marques

Topic: How has television changed our lives?

A. Television

a.) Educational b.) Entertainment c.) Informative

II. Positive effects of television * Gives information for viewers. * Teach people how to live in their lives. * To see different cultures. * Educates people in a precise way.

III. Negative effects of television * It teaches the children to be stupid by using pranks or comedy. * Shows brutal and violent images that can lead people to kill or destroy someone. * Teach our children to watch restricted shows which can only be viewed for adults. * Teach people how to gamble. * Teach people how to hack
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It lets me know what’s going on in the other side the world and television made an impact on kids for role models and made them want to change the way they look and the way they act. It has changed the world in ways that can’t be written down.

Television is a great telecommunication system, but there are also a lot of things that we don’t know behind of it. A television has its positive and negative aspect also, but first let’s starts in its positive aspect. One positive aspect would be watching educational and learning channels which allow us to learn through listening and watching. The television allows us to listen to the information as well as watching videos and see pictures which is more informative than certain books. The educational shows for children help them develop and learn at a young age. Also, they inform us of news that we wouldn't learn of until the next morning in the newspaper or unless we are browsing through the internet throughout the day. A negative aspect about watching television would be the number of inappropriate material that are included in television shows, movies, and advertisements. Another negative would be the wearing of the eyes. Many people have problems with their eyes due to much digital exposure.

From my point of view, have a time limit for television watching & try to be aware of what your child is watching, and when the program comes

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