Key areas that the resource addresses include:
Developing self esteem, empathy, personal well-being, negotiating skills, decision-making, assertiveness, plus having an understanding of peer pressure, diversity, prejudice, moral issues, and it gives ways of finding help and information.
Primary Lesson Plans include:
? Being bullied into doing something I know is wrong ? I was a bystander ? Which situations are bullying? ? How can we reduce bullying? ? Being assertive and saying no.
Secondary Lesson Plans include:
? What is bullying? ? Attitude, values, myths and realities ? Effects of bullying ? Role-playing to tackle bullying ? School solutions to bullying ? Assertiveness.
The resource includes:
? Developing a whole school approach ? Involving the School Council ? Classroom approaches ? Sample policy ? Dealing with bullying ? Getting help ? A tried-and-tested whole school audit tool and ?in house? reporting service ? Supporting lesson plans ? How to encourage the reporting of bullying ? Understanding the trauma caused by bullying.