Talking to Elementary School Students About the School Shooting in Florida

Talking to Elementary School Students About the School Shooting in Florida
Our collective hearts were broken this year on February 14th. Instead of a day full of love, the nation was shocked with the news of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Our children are frightened, as are we. How do we talk to our kids about these types of horrific events and how to move forward?   Elementary School Aged Children In talking about this event with elementary-aged students, we recommend: