ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Counseling and Guidance (K - 12), or Health (7)
Title: Bullies Beware
Description: "Bullies Beware" reminds students of all the people who have died because of bullying and that this is not the way to handle being bullied. It focuses on what a bully is, what comprises violence, and how a victim can feel better about them self. A survey is given out that will later give a school profile on bullying. "Reality Matters" handouts are dispersed, discussed and compared to our local school.
ALEX Learning Activities
Digital Tool: A Bullying Survey (Responses in Answergarden.ch)
Digital Tool Description: This Bully survey allows students to use their experiences as a basis of understanding what constitutes anti-social behavior so they can cease the behavior or get adult assistance if needed.
Bullying is NEVER ok!
Bullying is an issue that affects children of all ages. The purpose of this podcast is to depict the problem of bullying as well as how to report and get assistance when bullying occurs.
The Bully Bunch: Types of Bullying (Episode #1)
In this first episode of the animated The Bully Bunch series, Alex and Lexi talk about the four types of bullying: physical, verbal, social, and cyber. A brief description of each type is given. Following the explanation, a short quiz is given by the animated counselor and Bully Bunch sponsor, Mrs. Powell. (This series is designed to educate middle and high school students about bullying in an informal and entertaining way.)
Tornadoes of 2011: Birmingham Edition
The students and community of Birmingham, Alabama and in particular Wilkerson Middle School were affected by the vicious storms that raged through Alabama at the end of April. The students of Wilkerson Middle School needed an outlet for their feelings of fear, anger, sadness, and confusion. This podcast provided them with not only that outlet, but also an opportunity to express themselves in regards to their safety, and the survival of their community. As the comments are sometimes off the cuff and completely child created, there is no transcript, only the mention of the student's names.
"Stop Bullying" is a three minute podcast illustrating an example of physical bullying, and how a person can prevent or solve the problem. It was created, produced, and edited by 7th grade science students.
Stop the Bullying Now!
An upbeat podcast created by 7th grade science students that describes physical and cyber bullying and offers some advice on how to stop bullying.
"Bullies Beware" reminds students of all the people who have died because of bullying and that this is not the way to handle being bullied. It focuses on what a bully is, what comprises violence, and how a victim can feel better about them self.
Stop Bullying Now!
Student-produced video podcast illustrating an anti-bullying message.
This podcast is an upbeat, anti-bullying presentation! It was created by 7th grade science students at Wilson High School.
Bullies Beware 2
Bullies Beware 2 gives tips on how to stop bullying. Since all bullies are different, different methods are used for different people. Then this vodcast gives ideas on what a witness should do if they see someone being bullied. Lots of people stand around doing nothing when bullying occurs. It's important to help the people being bullied to get rid of bullying in a school.