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No Bullying in Our School, 4-9

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A theme page with lesson plans about bullying for intermediate (A2.2-B1) students, year 8-9 in Swedish Compulsory School.

Related topics: Tolerance 7-9, Beauty and Physical Appearance, 8-9

Background

Bullying Exerts Psychiatric Effects Into Adulthood - YouTube

Bullying Exerts Psychiatric Effects Into Adulthood – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/9aHTHGjQ628Once considered a childhood rite of passage, bullying lingers well into adulthood. For the teacher to understand the severity

 

Key & Peele - School Bully - YouTube

Key & Peele – School Bully – YouTube (2:05)https://youtu.be/CUvFeyGxaaUA video clip that shows the underlining reasons for bullying. For teachers and advanced students (year 9)

Respond to Bullying Steps to take when encountering bullying

Warm-up

Pixar 2000 For The Birds - YouTube (3:16)

Pixar 2000 For The Birds – YouTube (3:16)https://youtu.be/AkFuvTHaMUEShow the film without telling them it’s about bullying and ask what they think it is about.

ANTI-BULLYING AWARENESS "Its up to You" NEW VERSION - YouTube

ANTI-BULLYING AWARENESS “It’s up to You” NEW VERSION – YouTube (2:22) https://youtu.be/UAwqkIzKK08“It’s up to YOU” Indirect bullying goes unseen far too often. It’s an invisible, draining and negative energy that harms many young teens today. Animation with text

 

Anti-Bullying PSA: The Price of Silence - YouTube

Anti-Bullying PSA: The Price of Silence – YouTube (1:58) https://youtu.be/wY7Gvq0P4hcAnti-bullying PSA. Over 6M American schoolchildren have been bullied in the past six months.

 

Not In Our School - Bullying Sucks on Vimeo

Adults showing a scene that happened to a middle-school student WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE (yr 9)

 

Music

LOVE YOURSELF by KHARI (Anti-Bullying Song) - YouTube

LOVE YOURSELF by KHARI (Anti-Bullying Song) – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/21LHPg57nxgA great song, especially for girls                                                                               …

 

Bars and Melody - Hopeful - YouTube

Bars and Melody – Hopeful – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/wT3RhIJZu4kA great song by two kids and the same again with                                                              …Lyrics

 

Vocabulary

Bullying Vocabulary Downloadable 2-page word list
Bully vocab Quizlet Words to practise 1:1

Lesson Plans

 

Breaking News English ESL Lesson Plan on Eminem Bullying

Breaking News English ESL Lesson Plan on Eminem Bullyinghttp://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/0504/050417-eminem-e.htmlListening/reading text with various activities (yr 7-8)                            …
ESL Holiday Lessons.com: Anti-Bullying Dayhttp://www.eslholidaylessons.com/12/anti_bullying_day.htmlListening/reading text with various activities (yr 8-9)                          …

Cyberbullying Explained by Common Craft (VIDEO)

Including Video Info & Transcript: Most of us are familiar with bullies. These are people who use fear and strength to intimidate or control others (yr 8-9)

New Boy | Film English

New Boy | Film Englishhttp://film-english.com/2011/04/06/bullying-lesson-plan/This EFL lesson is designed around a short film called New Boy and the subject of bullying. Students watch a short film, speak about bullying, and listen to and complete a poem about bullying (yr 8-9)

 

Reading

Bullying Facts: 15 Facts about Bullying ←FACTSlides→

Bullying Facts: 15 Facts about Bullying ←FACTSlides→http://www.factslides.com/s-BullyingDid you know that… 160,000 U.S. children miss school every day due to a fear of bullying?

 

How Bullying Looks to Teens | Harvard Graduate School of Education

How Bullying Looks to Teens | Harvard Graduate School of Educationhttp://www.gse.harvard.edu/news/uk/17/03/how-bullying-looks-teensWhy does school-based bullying happen? We went to the source and asked students for insight.

Viewing

NetSafe Episode 5: Cyberbullies are No Fun! (Grades 4-6) on Vimeo

NetSafe Episode 5: Cyberbullies are No Fun! (Grades 4-6) on Vimeo (2:19)https://vimeo.com/18815591This video was produced by Planet Nutshell. Animated story (yr 7-8)

 

Ways to Stop Bullying - YouTube

Ways to Stop Bullying – YouTube (5:30)https://youtu.be/ynTuA_tlZDE Are you being bullied? Then you’re in the company of a whole host of awesome people, like Bill Clinton, Taylor Swift and Christian Bale, who experienced bullying in school. A video with hand-out

 

A Bully Story - YouTube

A Bully Story – YouTube (5:31) https://youtu.be/y1JoyDINI6kAbbott Middle School students filmed and acted out a skit about bullying. San Mateo, CA. It could trigger students to make their own films

 

Basketball players defend cheerleader targeted by bully - YouTube

Basketball players defend cheerleader targeted by a bully – YouTube (1:56) https://youtu.be/Kg1ONpbAUCEA student being bullied at a Lincoln Middle School basketball game caught the attention of the basketball players. They walked off the court to come to defend her

 

STRAIN (Anti-bullying Silent Short Film) - YouTube

STRAIN (Anti-bullying Silent Short Film) – YouTube  (11:02) https://youtu.be/9QbrRsOF0YASchool bullying between girls with a tragic end (yr 8-9)                                               …

 

To This Day Project - Shane Koyczan - YouTube (7:36)

To This Day Project – Shane Koyczan – YouTube (7:36)https://youtu.be/ltun92DfnPYShane Koyczan “To This Day”. Spoken Word. Help this message have a far reaching and long lasting effect in confronting bullying.

 

Cyberbullying: there is a way out! - YouTube

Cyberbullying: there is a way out! – YouTube (2:25) https://youtu.be/dkG00Czb4hoThe impact of cyberbullying on victims is well known; it affects their self-esteem, school performance and can even lead to suicidal thoughts and attempts. Video showing 10 steps out of cyberbullying (yr 8-9)

 

The Most Beautiful Way To Stop A Bully - YouTube

The Most Beautiful Way To Stop A Bully – YouTube (12 min) https://youtu.be/1LNPeGT9H-YThis guy started out as a bully. Where he ended up will surprise you. It surprised the TED audience too, so they went ahead and gave him a rousing standing ovation (yr 9)

 

THE BULLYING EXPERIMENT! - YouTube

THE BULLYING EXPERIMENT! – YouTube (5:01) https://youtu.be/EisZTB4ZQxYThe camera follows a bullying situation that passers-by rarely react to (yr 9)

 

Theme - Bullies | AllMovie

Theme – Bullies | AllMoviehttp://www.allmovie.com/characteristic/theme/bullies-d2247Discover Top Rated, Most Viewed, and Editorial Picked Bullies Movies on AllMovie This list helps you find a suitable film to watch

 

| Not in Our Town  (2-6 min each) https://www.niot.org/nios-october-film-festival29 short films about bullying; enough to start every class for a month or two (yr 8-9)                   

 

7 Must Watch TED Talks on Bullying ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

7 Must Watch TED Talks on Bullying ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning  (5 – 23 each) http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2016/11/7-must-watch-ted-talks-on-bullying.htmlStories of successful people who were once the subject of traumatised experiences in their past and came out of it stronger abound (yr 8-9)

 

Calling My Childhood Bully - YouTube

Calling My Childhood Bully – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/wZXY-yweYDgSchool life can be hard enough without the added anxiety of dealing with daily bullying. Hear this bully apologising.

Speaking

Conversation Questions on Bullying for pairs or small groups (year 8-9)

Final Words

You are not alone - assembly version - YouTube

You are not alone – assembly version – YouTube (4:17)https://youtu.be/A1J5IXV6P54An anti-bullying and inspirational video featuring bullied celebrities with music background. 

 

More Materials

The Bully Project is inspired by a documentary Bully from 2011 (1:32:30) (This version has Swedish subtitles)

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