Presentation on theme: "What is it? How can you stop it?"— Presentation transcript:
1What is it? How can you stop it? BullyingWhat is it?How can you stop it?
2DefinitionBullying 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.
3Types of Bullying Physical Bullying Verbal Bullying Covert Bullying Cyberbullying
4Physical BullyingPhysical bullying includes hitting, kicking, tripping, pinching and pushing or damaging property.
5Verbal BullyingVerbal bullying includes name calling, insults, teasing, intimidation, homophobic or racist remarks, or verbal abuse.
6Covert 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.
7Examples 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.
8CyberbullyingCyberbullying is bullying behaviors done through digital technology