This program consists of a 33-minute educational video along with an accompanying facilitator’s guide. Working together, the video and guide provide facilitators in schools and community programs with powerful, engaging anti-bullying content, strategies, and activities.
The 33-minute video features all star athletes from Boston’s professional sports teams sharing their stories and providing kids with ways to stand strong against bullying.
CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE BOSTON VS BULLIES VERSION 2.0 ANTI-BULLYING VIDEO
This guide helps teachers and other adults work with kids to stop bullying in our community. It includes key bullying prevention information and strategies that every kid needs to know to stand strong against bullying. It features interactive activities to help kids develop and practice the skills they need to effectively prevent and stop bullying. The guide is especially designed for teachers, youth leaders, after school program staff, parents, and caregivers of upper elementary and middle school students. Download PDF
facilitator's guide supplement: including kids with disabilities in bullying prevention
This supplement to the Facilitator's Guide helps facilitators include kids with disabilities in the BOSTON vs BULLIES bullying prevention initiative.Download PDF
These lesson plans divide the BOSTON vs BULLIES Video and content and activities from the Facilitator's Guide into 25-30 minute sessions.
Lesson Plan 1 INTRO and WHAT IS BULLYING?
Lesson Plan 2 THE BULLY
Lesson 3 THE VICTIM
Lesson Plan 4 THE BYSTANDER
Lesson Plan 5 CYBERBULLYING
Lesson Plan 6 REVIEW and CONCLUSION
BOSTON VS BULLIES CLASSROOM PRESENTATION - A SLIDESHOW FOR TEACHERS
This PowerPoint Presentation is designed for teachers to use and adapt in their classrooms. It give an overview of the BOSTON vs BULLIES Educational Program with an emphasis on what kids can do if they are involved in bullying situations. The Educational Video is embedded into the PowerPoint, already divided into its respective sections.
Introduction to Bullying Prevention - A Slideshow for Parents
An overview of the BOSTON vs BULLIES Educational Program with special emphasis on what parents can do to identify and prevent bullying behavior
TAKE THE QUIZ!
Do your beliefs prevent or promote bullying? Take this seven question quiz to find out!
Boston vs Bullies Game Plan
A printable booklet designed to go along with the activities "Game Plan," "Make Your Own Motto," and "Creating Rules" from pages 10 and 16-17 of the Facilitator's Guide.
ROLE PLAY: vICTIM'S RESPONSE
Act out these scenarios of what to say to bullies to make them stop.
ROLE PLAY: BYSTANDER'S RESPONSE
Act out these scenarios of what to say when you see others being bullied.
CYBERBULLYING: WHAT WOULD YOU DO?
Use these cyberbullying scenarios to discuss what the characters did right and what they could have done better.
Team Power Player Card
A personal player card that kids can use in conjunction with the "Team Power" activity on page 16 of the Facilitator's Guide.
Some kids may try to use friendship as a way to bully. This behavior can be difficult to detect. Kids with disabilities may have an especially difficult time detecting who is a friend and who is not. This activity is designed to help kids detect when friendship is used in hurtful way to bully others. Download PDF
Is It Bullying?
Here's What You Can Do Poster
This poster is designed to help kids learn and practice how to stop bullying. Use it to help talk with kids about their feelings about bullying and different options for responding. Download Full-Size PDF
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