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Weapons, Safety, and Pretend Gunplay

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This list gives resources for parents and teachers about how to keep children safe from weapons in the home and how to respond to pretend gunplay in the classroom and home.

Table of Contents

IEL Resources

Tip Sheets

Tool Kits

Resource Lists

Questions and Answers


Web Resources

About this resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home
  • Family Child Care
  • Child Care Center
  • Preschool Program

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family
  • Teachers / Service providers

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
Reviewed: 2023