Took my girls shooting a couple of weeks ago - it was their first time holding a gun. Here they are with my Ruger 22/45. They also tried the Springfild 9mm but it was a bit heavy for them. I held the gun while they shot and they both asked when we could go again.
Here's one of my 5y.o.:
Here's one of my 7y.o.:
I'ld like to try them with an air rifle next.