BULLYING Melissa Phillips & Mariah Moore
  -Bullying can be written, verbal, or physical acts that cause emotional or physical injury to other students. <ul><li>-I...
Physical <ul><li>Involves harmful actions against another person’s body. </li></ul><ul><li>Examples: Biting, kicking, push...
Verbal <ul><li>Verbal bullying involves speaking to a person or about a person in an unkind or hurtful way.   </li></ul><u...
Cyberbullying <ul><li>Done through text messaging, Instant messaging, websites, e-mails, and other forms of electronic com...
Prevent Bullying <ul><li>Survey the school </li></ul><ul><li>Establish an anti-bullying policy </li></ul><ul><li>Make it s...
Reasons for Bullying  <ul><li>They may see it as a way of being popular, or making themselves look tough and in charge.  <...
Effects on the Victim <ul><li>Victims tend to have failing grades, experience depression or anger and aggression, great st...
Statistics <ul><li>Bullies are more likely to be involved in a crime. </li></ul><ul><li>40% of bullies will have been conv...
Survey <ul><li>18 of 20 students say they’ve been bullied at some point of their life. </li></ul><ul><li>15 of 20 students...
Works Cited <ul><li>“ Bullying and Cyberbullying.”  Teen Health and Wellness.  11 January 2010. Rosen Teen Health and Well...
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  • It's good to know that a lot of youngsters are become awaring of the effects of bullying and are now ready to stand up against bullying. Yet, not all youngsters are becoming one. I am a parent and I am worried that my son may not be as strong as enough like them to fight against these bullies and so I tried to find solutions and luckily I found one. It's a solution which featured a safety app which gets me connected to a Safety Network or escalate my call to the nearest 911 when needed, it has other cool features that are helpful for your kids with just a press of a Panic Button. Check it here: http://www.SafeKidZone.com/
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  1. 1. BULLYING Melissa Phillips & Mariah Moore
  2. 2. -Bullying can be written, verbal, or physical acts that cause emotional or physical injury to other students. <ul><li>-It is a form of social interaction in which a more dominant individual exhibits aggressive behavior, that is intended to cause distress to a less dominant individual </li></ul>
  3. 3. Physical <ul><li>Involves harmful actions against another person’s body. </li></ul><ul><li>Examples: Biting, kicking, pushing, pinching, hitting, tripping, pulling hair </li></ul><ul><li>It can also include damaging or stealing property. </li></ul><ul><li>Tyler got jumped on his way walking home from school by Chip and his friends. They put a blanket over his head and were hitting him. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Verbal <ul><li>Verbal bullying involves speaking to a person or about a person in an unkind or hurtful way.  </li></ul><ul><li>Examples include:  sarcasm, teasing, put-downs, name calling, phone calls, spreading rumors or hurtful gossip. </li></ul><ul><li>Tyler’s dad would use words to put him down and feel like he’s not worth anything. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Cyberbullying <ul><li>Done through text messaging, Instant messaging, websites, e-mails, and other forms of electronic communication. </li></ul><ul><li>Tyler was blamed for putting up nude photos of Bethany on a website when it really wasn’t him. </li></ul><ul><li>People do this because it can be done anonymously and distributed worldwide. </li></ul><ul><li>Bethany was embarrassed and humiliated. It took her a few days to come back into school. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Prevent Bullying <ul><li>Survey the school </li></ul><ul><li>Establish an anti-bullying policy </li></ul><ul><li>Make it safe for students to report bullying </li></ul><ul><li>Be alert for signs that a student is being bullied </li></ul><ul><li>Contact the parents of the bully </li></ul><ul><li>Discipline the bully </li></ul><ul><li>Speak up if you witness bullying </li></ul>
  7. 7. Reasons for Bullying <ul><li>They may see it as a way of being popular, or making themselves look tough and in charge. </li></ul><ul><li>
 Some bullies do it to get attention. </li></ul><ul><li>Others might be jealous of the person they are bullying. </li></ul><ul><li>They may be being bullied themselves.

 </li></ul><ul><li>Some bullies may not even understand how wrong their behavior is and how it makes the person being bullied feel. 
 </li></ul>
  8. 8. Effects on the Victim <ul><li>Victims tend to have failing grades, experience depression or anger and aggression, great stress, fear of going to school, riding the bus, using the restroom. </li></ul><ul><li>Can make someone physically ill. </li></ul><ul><li>It can also cause a student to lose interest in school or even think about committing suicide. </li></ul><ul><li>Tyler thought and talked about attempting suicide a few times but never actually did it. </li></ul><ul><li>He thought about hanging himself and shooting himself in the mouth with his father’s gun. </li></ul><ul><li>He also thought about running away. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Statistics <ul><li>Bullies are more likely to be involved in a crime. </li></ul><ul><li>40% of bullies will have been convicted of a crime 3x before they reach the age 24. </li></ul><ul><li>49% of cyber bullying victims say they’ve bullied through text messages and computers. </li></ul><ul><li>Almost 30 percent of teens in the United States (or over 5.7 million) are estimated to be involved in school bullying as either a bully, a target of teen bullying, or both. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Survey <ul><li>18 of 20 students say they’ve been bullied at some point of their life. </li></ul><ul><li>15 of 20 students say they have bullied someone else. </li></ul><ul><li>16 of 20 students say they’ve been verbally abused. </li></ul><ul><li>4 of 20 students have been physically abused. </li></ul><ul><li>14 of 20 students have felt worthless because of their parents. </li></ul><ul><li>3 of 11 students in a relationship feel bullied. </li></ul><ul><li>2 of 20 students have thought about committing suicide due to bullying. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Works Cited <ul><li>“ Bullying and Cyberbullying.” Teen Health and Wellness. 11 January 2010. Rosen Teen Health and Wellness. http://www.teenhealthandwellness.com/article/76?search=bullying </li></ul><ul><li>“ Bullying.” Facts on File. 11 January 2010. <http://www.2facts.com/icof_story.aspx?PIN=i1000220&term=bullying#i1000220_1> </li></ul>

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