KIDS as younger as three are being inspired to turn out to be YouTubers with vlogging play units aimed toward pre-schoolers.
One of many toys boasts that being a video blogger is a “prime profession selection” for kids.
The wood £35 Plan Toys Vlogger Package features a faux selfie stick and digicam stand with ring mild in a carry bag.
The Rev Lynda Rose, of youngsters group ParentPower, mentioned: “Such narcissistic self-promotion already creates unhealthy expectations amongst youngsters.
“To encourage kids as younger as three to vlog is deeply regarding.”
“Let kids be kids!”
One dad mentioned: “Being a YouTube vlogger is the very last thing I’d need my kids to be.”
“I’d a lot reasonably they did position play in one thing extra conventional.”
Plan Toys mentioned: “Our hope is that this play-set will encourage little ones to construct communication expertise and shallowness by way of faux enjoying as a video blogger.
“In any case, skilled videography is likely one of the prime dream careers for teenagers as of late.
“The aim of this Vlogger Package is to not encourage using social media or expertise.
“However to as an alternative encourage kids to discover their passions, observe placing their vocabulary and social expertise into observe, and uncover new pursuits by way of lifelike documentation.”