I will follow the What’s Cyberbullying? lesson from Common Sense Education.
Students will be able to…
- empathize with the targets of cyberbullying.
- recognize some of the key similarities and differences between in-person bullying and cyberbullying.
- identify strategies for dealing responsibility with cyberbullying.
- cyberbullying: using the Internet or cell phones to upset someone else on purpose, often over and over again
- target: the person being cyberbullied
- empathize: to imagine the feelings that someone else is experiencing.
- bystander: someone who sees cyberbullying happening but does nothing to help.
- upstander: someone who helps when they see cyberbullying occur.
Students will also watch a BrainPop Cyberbullying video. (Students can access our BrainPop username and password if they’re logged onto their BPS gMail account and go to the Pine Glen Databases document found here or to www.BPSedtech.org.)
Here is a Family Tip Sheet on Cyberbullying from Common Sense Education.
This cyberbullying discussion at Pine Glen will be a continuous process; it will not end after these lessons.