Event: Upper level students in mind while thinking of this event
Provide reading and websites to English teachers and work with them to educate the students about cyberbullying before the community event that will be held later in the month of October.
Watch videos in the classrooms:
Other websites, videos, or articles may be found while you and the English teachers are planning together.
Students then would create: Animoto videos, Prezi presentations, Voki, Blabberize, or Xtranormal.
Students will create presentations that will be presented at booths around the event location. Topics will cover: Cyberbullying, All About Cyber Bullying, What Students Can Do?, What Can Adults Do?, Online Resources Regarding Cyberbullying. Each booth will have a computer and projector to have a continuous loop of their presentation. The videos from netsmartz.org will also be playing on a loop.
Participants will be able to walk around and talk to the students who created the presentation.
Open with the librarian talking to the students and presenting on the importance of preventing cyberbullying.
Have students come to the podium and describe their experiences and feelings when dealing with cyberbullies and how they were able overcome the obstacles.
The school psychologist will also prevent on the importance of preventing cyberbullying. The psychologist will talk about what students/parents can do, whom they can talk to, and speak to the internal strength shown by overcoming this terrible experience.
Have a former graduate of the school who has overcome bullying (in general) and gone on to have a successful collegiate experience or career. Have them speak of the experience, how they overcame it, and how it shaped them into the successful person they are today.
To end the presentation portion of the event, have the resource officer speak to the students of the available supports offered by the police.
Have a booth for students to anonymously turn in a written story or poem of their experiences for a bulletin board to will be created after the event.