If you have a school-age child, you’re up on all the kid trends. Some of the more recent ones have been Pokémon GO, water bottle flipping, the Pie Face! game and now of course, the fidget spinner. And as soon as you blink an eye, fidget spinners will be SO last year.
Before you dismiss this seemingly silly and innocuous toy completely, consider this: fidget spinners can actually prevent your child from having jail records or other problems in the future.
How? See the pros of spinning below!
Think about it: less screen time is always a blessing for parents. You want to prevent unwanted communication on your teenager’s cell phone, and a simple toy like a fidget spinner can keep your child safe. It’ll serve as a reminder of what real “playing” is all about. When kids know how to play and not fall prey to Internet strangers, they have less of a chance of getting in trouble. It also helps them develop healthy social skills.
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