“If the teacher tells you over the loudspeakers: it's not an exercise, everyone gets in a corner and remains silent and quiet.
What are you doing ?
In a video that has gone viral on TikTok, Cassie Walton, a 22-year-old American mother, decided to teach her 5-year-old son how to react in the event of a shooting at his school.
In the images, we can see the child clinging to a Spider-Man satchel, equipped with a bulletproof, playing the game, sketching smiles.
"I go around the corner and I'm very quiet and still," he replies to his mother, rushing to a corner of his room.
These exercises, this mother considered them important, just a few days before the start of the school year in the United States.
"Every time I was filming the video, I was choking back all the tears, trying to squeeze all that out,
told Cassie Walton in an interview with CBS on August 16.
He is very intelligent, he has grasped all the information very well.
He wasn't afraid of the exercise, he knew it was serious.
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The video already had 7.7 million views after ten days on TikTok and caused a lot of reaction from Internet users.
The United States is regularly bereaved by mass shootings in schools.
The latest killed 21 people in the city of Uvalde (Texas) on May 24.
Among the victims, 19 children barely 10 years old.
These tragedies relaunch each time the debate on the legislation on the carrying of weapons in the country.