Bullying : CONTENTS





(Updated on 13/06/2016)



  • Cyberbullying Glossary (pdf)
    ex.: "Cyberstalking: Repeated harassment that includes threats  of  harm  or  that is  highly intimidating and intrusive  upon  one’s personal privacy. "



  • Mom Cybershames Daughter for Online Bullying. Who's the Bully Now? - 6 January 2014
    "The image shows a girl, who appears to be in her early teens, holding a sign and an iPod. The sign reads:
    "My name is Hailey. I am a kind, caring, smart girl, but I make poor choices with social media. As a punishment, I am selling my iPod and will be donating the money to the charity Beat Bullying, in hopes of changing my behavior as well as bringing awareness to Bullying. Because bullying is wrong."



  • One in five children is bullied online - 14 June 2012
    "One in five children aged eight to 11 is a victim of cyberbullying attacks, a new report from charity Beatbullying has found...
    The bullying prevention group surveyed over 1,500 primary school pupils, finding that 21 per cent had been "deliberately targeted, threatened or humiliated by an individual or group" using technology.
    While bullying took place on social media sites, games consoles and chat rooms, the most common form of cyberbullying reported was by text message.
    This reflected the fact that the majority of bullying the children reported began offline, often at school, and was then continued online or by phone.


  • Schools in Northern Ireland to focus on cyberbullying - 14 November 2011
    "Almost 650 schools across Northern Ireland are to explore the impact of cyberbullying this week...
    According to Department of Education research in Northern Ireland, 15.5% of Year 6 pupils and 17% of Year 9 pupils surveyed have experienced cyberbullying in recent months."

  • US 'cyber-bully' mother indicted - 16 May 2008
    "A Missouri woman who allegedly used a fake MySpace profile to bully a girl who later committed suicide has been indicted by a federal Grand Jury."


  • Teachers warn over cyber bullying - 18 March 2008
    "Teachers are warning parents they need to be more aware about the potential misuse of the internet and mobile phones by their children."




  • Cyberbullying : Resources
    Cyberbullying Word Trace: "An activity distributed to youth to promote discussion about cyberbullying."

  • Cyber Bullying. How safe are you online? - a lesson plan

    You are going to 
    • discuss being safe online and on social network sites
    • listen to a discussion about cyber bullying
    • do a gap fill exercise
    • write a leaflet giving advice to people who use social network sites

  • Teachers cyber-bullied by students and parents - a lesson plan with AUDIO (April 27, 2014)
    "Children as young as seven are posting abusive and damaging comments about their teachers on social networking websites such as Facebook and Twitter."




  • Cyberbullying films with "Childnet's cyberbullying film, Let’s Fight It Together, and a unique drama documentary produced by students with accompanying lesson plan."
    + Teachers'guide + Online evaluation form


    Let's Fight It Together (YouTube)