Bullying and Safe School InformationTo report a bullying incident and receive support, please contact your school’s administrator; orIf you are unable to place a report online, you may call the District Bullying Hotline at 815-372-6555.
Non-fiction Books for Students
Bullies Are a Pain in the Brainby T. Romain Year Published: 1997
Dealing With Bullyingby Marianne Johnston Year Published: 2003Describes what is meant by bullying; then goes on to explain why bullies act as they do, how to deal with them, and how to stop being one.
Stop Picking On Me: A First Look at Bullyingby Pat Thomas Year Published: 2012This approachable picture book explores the difficult issue of bullying among children. It helps kids accept the normal fears and worries that accompany bullying, and suggests ways to resolve this upsetting experience.
Talking About Bullyingby Jillian Powell Year Published: 1995Explains how, why, when, and where people get bullied as well as who does the bullying and what can be done about it.
What Do You Know About: Bullyingby P Myers & S Sanders Year Published: 2000
Why Is Everybody Always Picking On Me? A Guide to Handling Bulliesby Terrence Webster-Doyle Year Published: 1999This is a workbook for bullies and victims ages eight to fourteen. With sample dialogue and exercises, it teaches children to respect themselves and introduces them to a variety of threatening situations and how to resolve them nonviolently.
Fiction Books for Students
Amelia Takes Commandby Marissa Moss Year Published: 1998Everyone's favorite heroine is back again with her latest adventure as Amelia takes off for Space Camp, where she aims to lead the shuttle mission and bring her team safely back to Earth. Legions of Amelia fans will cheer when Amelia stands up to a bully and takes a stand.
Baseball Ballerina Strikes Out!by Kathryn Cristaldi McKeon Year Published: 2000Here's the sequel to the best-selling Baseball Ballerina. This time, Baseball Ballerina's team has finally made it to the play-offs. But Baseball Ballerina can't even get to first base! With a little monkey business and a lot of laughs, her team is able to come out on top!
Loudmouth George and the Sixth-Grade Bullyby Nancy Carlson Year Published: 2003The first day of school can be scary enough as it is without a bully stealing your lunch! And that's just what happens to poor George when he runs into Big Mike, the sixth-grade bully, on the walk to school.
Marianthe's Story: Painted Words and Spoken Memoriesby Aliki Year Published: 1998Returning to her own childhood for inspiration, Aliki has created an exceptional sixty-four-page book that presents Marianthe's story -- her present and her past. In Painted Words, Marianthe's paintings help her to become less of an outsider as she struggles to adjust to a new language and a new school.
Mean, Mean Maureen Greenby Judy Cox Year Published: 2001Lilley is worried about being on the school bus with Mean Maureen. Luckily, her new friend Adam has some plans in mind for getting back at the school-bus bully. If only Lilley could ride her new two-wheeler to school, then she wouldn’t take the bus. But she’s scared of falling. Lilley knows she can’t go on being afraid of the bike and the bully. It’s time to stop being a wimp!
Thank You, Mr. Falkerby Patricia Polacco Year Published: 2012Trisha could paint and draw beautifully, but when she looked at words on a page, all she could see was jumble. It took a very special teacher to recognize little Trisha's dyslexia: Mr. Falker, who encouraged her to overcome her reading disability.
The Berenstain Bears and the Bullyby Stan Berenstain Year Published: 1993When Sister Bear gets beaten up by Tuffy, the new cub in town, Brother huffs off to set this bully straight. But he's in for a surprise--Tuffy's a little girl, and Brother just can't bring himself to fight her.
The Girlsby Amy Goldman Koss Year Published: 2002Maya has been part of the group ever since the day Candace asked her if she wanted to "do lunch" in the cafeteria. Yet when Candace suddenly deems her unworthy, Maya's so-called friends just blow her off. While Maya just wants the girls back like they used to be, she knows that can never happen-because whatever Candace wants, Candace gets, no matter who gets hurt.
Weirdo's Warby Michael Coleman Year Published: 2011Daniel is a gifted loner, Tozer the bully who makes his life a misery. Trapped in a cave, they must work together if they’re to have any hope of escaping. In doing so, they find out plenty about each other – and themselves.
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