Bullying

Ashley Villanueva

The Definition of Bully

(verb) to use superior strength or influence to intimidate (someone), typically to force him or her to do what one wants.

--or--

(noun) a person who uses strength or power to harm or intimidate those who are weaker.

Types of bullying

  • Verbal bullying ( negative defining statement told to the victim or about the victim)
  • Social bullying (involves hurting someone's reputation or relationships)
  • Cyberbullying (the use of electronic communication to bully a person, typically by sending messages of an intimidating or threatening nature.)
  • Physical bullying (the main weapon the bully uses is their body.)

Different Roles that People play

Statistics/ Fun Facts

  • One out of every four students report being bullied during the school year (National Center for Educational Statistics, 2015).
  • To be considered bullying, it must be repetitive.
  • Bullying can occur at any time or place

Citations and other sources to look at

Citations:

"Bullying Statistics." Media Kit. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Jan. 2016. <http://www.pacer.org/bullying/about/media-kit/stats.asp>.


"Home | StopBullying.gov." Home | StopBullying.gov. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Jan. 2016. <http://www.stopbullying.gov/>.



Other Sources:


http://www.pacer.org/bullying/about/media-kit/facts.asp

http://www.pacerkidsagainstbullying.org/kab/