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Community School
4911 Hucks Road
Charlotte, NC 28269
Courier #: 418
P: 980-343-0370  |  F: 980-343-1793 
LC: North Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
Grades: K-5
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Let's Talk About Bullying

Let's Talk About Bullying...


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What is Bullying?

Bullying occurs when someone hurts your body or feelings over and over with actions or words that are meant to be hurtful.


Types of Bullying

Physical Bullying:

This occurs when someone hurts your body. Examples of physical bullying can be hitting, punching, kicking, intentionally tripping you, throwing things, or damaging your property.


Verbal Bullying:

This occurs when someone hurts your feeling with words. Examples of verbal bullying is name calling, saying unkind words, or threatening your safty

Cyber Bullying:

This occurs when someone posts rumors or hurtful message about you on the internet, via chat rooms, emails, facebook, myspace, and/or other social networks.

What to do if you feel like you have been bullied...

-Tell your teacher or another trusted adult in the school building.

-Talk to your parents or guardians

-Talk with the School Counselor

Cool Websites...

For Kids:

PBS Kids It's My Life


American Girls

Don't Laugh At Me

Kid Power

Pacer For Kids

McGruff Crime Dog

For Parents:

Ophelia Project

Stop Bullying

Stop Bullying Now

For Educators:

PBS Bully Prevention Lessons


Don't Laugh Bully Prevention Program

Bully Prevention Lessons for your classroom

Books Ms. Bateman recommends...

For Kids:

Just Kidding By: Trudy Ludwig

Sorry By: Trudy Ludwig

My Secret Bully By: Trudy Ludwig

The Recess Queen By:Alexis O'Neil & Laura Bieth

Simon's Hook: A story about teases and put downs By:Karen Burnett & Laurie Barrows

Stand Up for Yourself and Your Friends: Dealing with Bullies and Bossiness and Finding a Better Way By:Patti Criswell

Chrissa By: Mary Casanova

Chrissa Stands Strong By: Mary Casanova

Chester Raccoon and The Big Bad Bully By: Audrey Penn

No Bullies Allowed Series By: Teddy Slater

The Tale of Sir Dragon: Dealing with Bullies (and Dragons) for kids By: Jean Pendziwol

For Parents:

Bully Proof Your Child For Life:Protect Your Child From Teasing, Taunting, and Bullying for Good. By: Joel Haber & Jenna Glatzer

Queen Bees & Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends & Other Realities of Adolesence By; Rosalind Wiseman

For Educators:

Weakfish: Bullying Through the Eyes of a Child By: Michael Dorn

Creating Emotionally Safe Schools: A Guide for Educators and Parents By: Jane Lluestine, Ph.D

The ABC's of Bullying Prevention: A Comprehensive Schoolwide Approach By: Kenneth Shore Psy.D.

Nineteen Minutes By: Jodi Picoult

Empowering Bystanders in Bully Prevention By: Stan Davis

CMS Bully Prevention Information

Click HERE to see information of Federal Statue Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972.


Click HERE to see information on NC State Statute-Article 29C School Violence Prevention.


Click HERE to see inoformation on CMS Bullying Policy.



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