Lifestyle - Toys/Games | 3-12 yrs

How Bad Are Toy Guns For Children?

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What is it about toy guns that makes some parents uncomfortable? The increasing incidence of gun violence in our country that involve youngsters could be one of the reasons. Does that mean all toy guns should be banned? Not necessarily, say experts.  

 We all know that children will witness violence – in real life, movies, story books, television serials, video games and live news coverage. It is important to explain to children the difference between toy and real guns, and also that violent behaviour is unacceptable. Our ClipBook gives more information on this issue.  

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