Now I know some people wonder, "What is a 10-year-old doing with a phone?". There are numerous scenarios where they are necessary, like separated parents, parents with more than one job, kids in after school care, some kids taking buses and trains to and from school, etc. The intention is usually a good one - to stay connected with your child in a busy world.
And, let's face it, there are some people who just want their 10-year-old to have the best damn gadget out there, no matter the cost.
Whatever the case is, kids have phones. It's a reality.