ANTI-BULLYING COURSE MATERIAL
CONDUCTING ELEMENTARY-LEVEL CLASSROOM-SIZED SESSIONS (PDF material)
“IS THIS NICE” SERIES --(PRE-KINDERGARTEN TO 1ST/2ND GRADES) (PDF material)
FREE PDF Material for Anti-Bullying Program
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– Author’s Cover Letter to promote the creation of an Anti-Bullying Program in schools or organizations.
– To introduce the Anti-Bullying Program, Anti-Bullying Code of Conduct, and Anti-Bullying Safe Zones to teachers and staff.
Guide for Teachers sample -- To introduce the Anti-Bullying Code of Conduct, initiate class discussion on the thirty-four “What is Bullying” questions, and prepare students for an interactive assembly.
Notice to Parents/Guardians sample – Introducing the Anti-Bullying ProgramCode of Conduct - Sample -- Sample pledge for following the Anti-Bullying Code of Conduct in school, on school grounds, on school busses, and at bus stops.
What is Bullying? – Thirty-Four Questions for students to review (yes/no answers) in class and prepare them for an interactive assembly.
What is Good Behavior – Poster to reinforce good behavior and provide a positive way of learning about bullying behavior.
Interactive Assembly (PDF Script) – Script involves using the thirty-four questions used by teachers in class to stimulate dialogue; it reminds students of what bullying behavior is, and asks them to put their name on the Anti-Bullying Code of Conduct pledge to help eliminate bullying in their school.
CONDUCTING CLASSROOM SIZED SESSIONS An actual classroom-sized session opened with the reading of Chapter One, of You Are Too a Bully! the students were then invoilved in a discussion of the thirty-four questions at the end of the book,. Students were excited to pledge their support of the Anti-Bullying Code of Conduct and were eager to sign a banner as a "Warrior Against Bullying," which was then hung in the hallway for all students to see. (See Photo Collage)
CONDUCTING CLASSROOM-SIZED SESSIONS – Photo Sheet of Classroom Sessions (PDF), Poignant Scenarios (PDF), Is This Bullying Questions (PDF).
NEW FOR VERY YOUNG CHILDREN
“IS THIS NICE?” Questions for very young children who would not understand the concept of “bullying,” but would know what being “nice” is/isn’t – The questions help young children understand what “nice” behavior is, before “not nice” behavior becomes bullying in elementary school.
Author’s Introduction to “IS THIS NICE?” Series – Thirty ‘Four Questions (PDF) for very young children.