Based upon the book, "My Secret Bully" by Trudy Ludwig, this is a story about a young girl who is the victim of relational bullying by a close friend. The story illustrates the pain and victimization caused by relational bullying and suggests a way to handle this type of bullying.
Amazon.com's description states, "Here is the all-too-familiar story of Monica. She and Katie have been friends since kindergarten. Monica loves being around her when she's nice. But there are times when Katie can be just plain mean. And Monica doesn't understand why."
Using this presentation for your lesson, you can easily help students to understand the impact of this type of behavior as well as help others to know that it is OK to report this behavior. It describes the definition of a bullying behavior and how students who are witnesses should react when they see it.
This presentation has 23 slides and includes a link to the book being read with animation. The video runs approximately 9 minutes. It also includes 3 other videos related to the topic of relational bullying and how to deal with it.
I would schedule 45 minutes for this lesson.
The PowerPoint is customizable and includes comprehension questions to support you in your lesson. The presentation includes both animations and transitions to hold your students' interest. Make your lesson come alive for your students and help them to connect to the concept in a fun way that will help them to remember the important lessons you need for them to remember.
This should only be used as your classroom resource for teaching this lesson. It should not be published. Copyright 2015- Counselor Bev