What is bullying?
Bullying is when someone intimidates you or causes harm to another person on purpose.
Bullying can be:
- Hitting, hair-pulling and kicking, take things from you.
- Damaging or stealing your belongings.
- Insulting or making threats.
- People calling your names.
-Bullies can frighten you so that you don’t want to go to school.
- Making racist comments about you, your family and your religion.
- Rude gestures
Who are the typical victims?
Victims usually suffers from low self esteem and view themselves negatively. They after feel stupid and unattractive. They may think that they “deserve” to be bullied.
School bullying is a type of bullying that occurs in an educational setting.
Cyberbullying is bullying that takes place using electronic technology that includes devices and equipment such as cell phones, computers and tablets as well as communication tools including social media sites, text messages, chat and websites. Examples: mean text messages or emails, rumors sent by email or posted on social networking sites, and embarassing pictures, videos, websites, or fake profiles.