Presentation on theme: "What is it? How can you stop it?"— Presentation transcript:
1 What is it? How can you stop it? BullyingWhat is it?How can you stop it?
2 DefinitionBullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance.The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time.
4 Physical BullyingPhysical bullying includes hitting, kicking, tripping, pinching and pushing or damaging property.
5 Verbal BullyingVerbal bullying includes name calling, insults, teasing, intimidation, homophobic or racist remarks, or verbal abuse.
6 Covert BullyingCovert bullying is often harder to recognize and can be carried out behind the bullied person's back. It is designed to harm someone's social reputation and/or cause humiliation.
7 Examples of Covert Bullying Lying and spreading rumorsNegative facial or physical gesturesPlaying nasty jokes to embarrass and humiliateMimicking unkindlyEncouraging others to socially exclude someoneDamaging someone's social reputation or social acceptance.
8 CyberbullyingCyberbullying is bullying behaviors done through digital technology