Newtown, Connecticut Tries to Return to Normal

Dan Harris looks at the courage of young students returning to school.
2:35 | 12/18/12

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Today, the children from newtown school showed how resilient they are, the single act getting on the school bus. Smiling from the windows and reaching out for a hug from a policeman. And dan harris was there. Reporter: They were greeted at the door with hugs from teachers. The buses bore ribbons in green and white, the colors of sandy hook elementary. There ws serious security. Police -- checking every car. But even this officer was giving out hugs. Are there any concerns about safety? No, they're in a safe place there. As you can imagine, it was pretty difficult. What else are you gonna do? Reporter: Sandy hook itself remains closed indefinitely. Classes will resume in an old school some time in january. Sara was across the hall from the class that was astacked. I was so nervous. I was scared and I will be frightened many days that have. Reporter: Karen's son is a kindergart kindergartner. I'm going to put on a brave face, march up to the door and say hello to the teacher and walk away and cry. It's all so surreal. I just -- it's all just a nightmare. Reporter: Today, we learned that the officials will make sure the school's new home exactly represents the atmosphere. Look at this picture. This child's desk has been set up at the new school, reich down to the detail of this crayon is pain takingly recreated. Today, victor cruz visited with the family of a little boy who was his biggest fan. Jack pinto, whose funeral was yesterday. After, he tweeted, looking at life through a different lens. Many are worried about the psychological impact it will have. But research shows that children are resilient. Only 1% of people who department with a traumatic event before the age of 8 went on to have ptsd. Thank you very much for reporting. Now, we turn to a new development in a terror plot we

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