TES teaching resources - Cyberbullying
Resources for secondary teachers and professionals who work with young people about bullying online.
Advice and practical resources from TES behaviour adviser, Tom Bennett. Young people increasingly identify themselves socially with their on-line personae; so when an attack is launched at them online, it’s experienced as a direct attack on their identity, their relationship with their peers, and their reputation.
Videos from Teachers TV
- A 14-year-old describes her experiences of cyberbullying.
- Examine cyberbullying with a KS3/4 ICT classroom resource.
- A primary and secondary lesson idea on e-safety and anti-bullying.
- Combating internet and text bullying, for primary and secondary.
- See the risk of misinterpreting a text, for primary and secondary.
- Discover two schools’ creative anti-cyberbullying strategies.
Further resources on cyberbullying
- This advice sheet brings together cyberbullying advice and how to be safe online. The factsheet highlights some of the resources available for teachers and schools.
- A concise Internet safety guide for teachers, parents and carers covering: - online risks - cyberbullying - social networking - downloading, P2P and file-sharing - internet access via mobile phones - what parents can do.
- A guide for parents, carers and teachers about social networking sites.
- A useful factsheet for teachers on setting privacy levels for Facebook
- A comprehensive report of research on cyber-bullying
- Adaptable assembly suitable for all pupils to introduce the topic
- Together with your class you will get young people defining and understanding cyberbullying and its consequences, looking at online dangers, developing positive behaviours online and promoting active participation and discussion.
- This lesson plan comprises two 50 minute lesson plans aimed at Key Stage 2 and 3 pupils, but can be adapted for younger or older pupils. Designed to enable schools to address cyberbullying and raise awareness of the issue.
- Information about netiquette for students
- A special lesson plan and resources for Key Stage 3 and 4 pupils which gives teachers and pupils the opportunity to talk about the rights of young people, and in particular their digital rights.
- A resource for pupils to explore different attitudes that a number of characters have towards their virtual lives.