'The dark knight rises' shootings: How to talk to kids about it

Description

This would seem intuitive, but Dr. Shapiro says parents sometimes nervously or forgetfully brush off kids' concerns about news events, making fears feel more potent and shameful. In a tragedy like this, kids are bound to have concerns, if not questions. Because the shooting happened at a super-hero movie, in a room dotted with children in costumes, it's likely to feel closer to home than other news stories. [Excerpt]

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Other

Language

English

Author(s)

Piper Weiss

Original Work Citation

Weiss, P. (2012, July 20). 'The dark knight rises' shootings: How to talk to kids about it. Shine. Retrieved from http://shine.yahoo.com/parenting/dark-knight-rises-shootings-talk-kids-195100047.html on 7/22/2012

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Citation

“'The dark knight rises' shootings: How to talk to kids about it,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed November 21, 2017, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/21561.