What Is Bullying? Bullying is using superior strength or influence to intimidate (someone),typically to force him or her to do what one wants.
What Do You Think Are Some Reasons ThatPeople Bully And Why?
Why Do People Bully?Reputation Jealousy Reward Family background Popularity
What do I do? Talk to… -A trusted teacher -Your parents -Principal -Your friends How should I act?-Don’t fight back or you might get yourself in trouble. -Remove yourself from the situation -Take some deep breaths -Remember that what the bully saysprobably isn’t true and they are just trying to get under your skin
Types of bullying-Physical bullying-Verbal bullying-Indirect bullying-Cyber bullying-Intimidation-Social alienations-Bystanders
Facts Over 3 million kids get bullied each year 1 in 4 teachers see nothing wrong with bullyingAbout 160,000 high school students skip school everyday because they are bullied 56% of students witnessed bullying at their school 2/3 students believe schools respond poorly to bullying 71% of kids report there being bullying issues at school 1/10 kids drop out of school because of bullies
Question #1 Have you ever seen bullying? If you have, what type was it? Did anyone try to help?
Question #2What do you thinkare some ways thatschools/students canprevent bullying?
Question #3Do you think that beinga bystander is actually a indirect form of bullying? Why or why not?