What do you say to young children who may have seen something scary like the tragedy in Connecticut on TV? I don’t know the correct answer to that. I’m still trying to make sense of a senseless act. BUT maybe the words of Fred Rogers could help us to support young children as they are confronted by confusing and scary images.
”When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ “
Let’s look for those who are helping- together!