Do you want to have a talk with your child about bullying? Inform yourself and use these materials to address the topic with your child.
“When another person makes you suffer, it is because he suffers deeply within himself, and his suffering is spilling over. He does not need punishment; he needs help. That's the message he is sending.”
? Thich Nhat Hanh
After her first-grade daughter, Katie, was roundly bullied for having what was considered a gender-inappropriate Star Wars thermos, the author, purveyor of a popular blog on Chicago.now, wrote a post that went into overdrive. Here, she offers concrete advice on dealing with bullying, something one in five teens say they have experienced in the last year. In this book she brings together the expertise of leading authorities with the candid accounts of families dealing first hand with peer victimization to present proven strategies and tools for teaching children how to speak up and carry themselves with confidence, call each other out on cruelty, resolve conflict, cope with teasing, taunting, physical abuse, and cyberbullying, and be smart consumers of of technology and media
This is a character-driven documentary following five kids and families over the course of a school year. Offering insight into different facets of America's bullying crisis, the stories include two families who have lost children to suicide and a mother awaiting the fate of her 14-year-old daughter, who has been incarcerated after bringing a gun on her school bus. Documentary provides an intimate and often shocking glimpse into homes, classrooms, cafeterias and principals' offices
A Bully-Free Playground follows a group of young characters from Niceville Elementary School who bully each other on the playground. Young readers will learn about verbal bullying, peer pressure, and physical bullying. Check out other books in the Bully-free World series.
Ben rides his new bicycle the very, very long way to school but Adrian Underbite, perhaps the world's largest third-grader, takes the bike anyway and later, when Ben finds Adrian in trouble, he must decide whether or not to help the larcenous bully
Making a Bully-Free World follows a group of young characters from Niceville Elementary School who bully each other and learn how to change their behavior. Young readers will learn about verbal, physical, and social bullying as well as cyber-bullying. Check out other books in the Bully-free World series.
Staying Bully-Free Online follows a group of young characters from Niceville Elementary School who bully each other over the Internet and cell phones. Young readers will learn about verbal and social bullying as well as cyberbullying