BULLYING

BY Hannah and Piper. 9R

What Is Bullying

Bullying is repeated verbal, physical, social or psychological aggressive behaviour by a person or group directed towards a less powerful person or group that is intended to cause harm, distress or fear.

Types Of Bullying

There are some specific types of bullying behaviour:verbal or written abuse - such as targeted name-calling or jokes, or displaying offensive posters .violence - including threats of violence.sexual harassment - unwelcome or unreciprocated conduct of a sexual nature, which could reasonably be expected to cause offence, humiliation or intimidation.homophobia and other hostile behaviour towards students relating to gender and sexuality.discrimination including racial discrimination - treating people differently because of their identity.cyberbullying - either online or via mobile phone.