Presentation on theme: "Battling Bullying By: Allison Brown and Jeremiah Sublett."— Presentation transcript:
Battling Bullying By: Allison Brown and Jeremiah Sublett
Vocabulary Bully- A blustering overbearing person who habitually badgers and intimidates smaller or weaker people. Tease- To irritate or provoke with persistent petty distractions. Selfish- Devoted to or caring only for oneself. Target- The person bullying. Cyber Bullying- The use of technology to harass, threaten, or embarrass.
How bullying can hurt others? o By calling mean names. o Want students to commit suicide. o Hurting people can cause the target to get in trouble. o The target may think that the person they are bullying does not fit in to their group. o How they look or act is another way. o If you feed the monster or bully it grows.
Why do bullies pick on others? o To get pleasure out of intentionally hurting. o To aggravate and pick on them. o To make the target feel bad about themselves. o The target is jealous about who they are bullying. o The color of skin, what they wear, what religion they come from, the weight, if they are poor or rich, or their height.
What are ways to deal with bullies? 0 Ignore the target. 0 Tell an adult. 0 Walk away. 0 Avoid the bully. 0 Do not bully back. 0 Do not be afraid to stand up for yourself. 0 Do not blame yourself. 0 Do not wear your heart on your sleeve.
How can you help friends who are being bullied? 0 Tell your friend to stick with her friends. 0 Tell her that she may want to get in a safe place. 0 You can help your friend boost her self- esteem so she/he can react to the target in a healthy way. 0 Report to a teacher/adult telling an adult can be hard but it may stop the bullying.
Cyber Bullying 0 Typing mean messages on a website about someone. 0 Emailing, Texting, and posting things are all examples of cyber bullying. 0 Ways of cyber bullying are using technology to harass, threaten, embarrass, or target another person. 0 Posting personal information or videos about the person you are bullying is another way of this type of bulling. 0 Cyber bullying can be considered harassment.
Steps of Bullying 0 Steps of bullying are to: 0 Stay calm. 0 Assess the likelihood of violence. 0 Have a thick skin and sense of humor. 0 Collect evidence.
QUESTIONS What are ways people cyber bully? How can you help friends who are being bullied? How can bullies hurt others? What are ways to deal with bullies? Why do bullies pick on others?
Answers 0 Typing mean messages on an website about someone. 0 Tell her she might want to get in an safe place. 0 By calling them mean names. 0 The best thing you can do is ignore the bully. 0 To get pleasure out of intentionally hurting.
Resources Sited 0 We would like to thank the following sites for the information we used for this presentation. 0 WWW.dictionary.com 0 WWW.teenhealth.com 0 WWW.schooltube.com WWW.schooltube.com 0 Notes from movies we watched in our class room. 0 Notes from skyping Dr.Fane. 0 Notes from a book called Don’t feed the bully.