Signs of victimization ;
Fear of going to school,
Missing possessions often taken to school.
Nightmares and disturbed sleep.
Low self esteem. Nausea, headaches, and injuries.
Being difficult and argumentative.
Tips for adults:
Take bullying seriously.
If you think a child is being victimized he/she probably is.
Find a private opportunity to raise the issue with the child.
Ensure the victim is safe and feels it.
Support the victim.
Dont bully the bully.
Encourage positive forms of leadership in the bully.
Try to get the bully to empathize with the victim.
Are you being bullied?
Being ignored or left out.
Being teased or called names.
Being hit or attacked.
Having your bag or things taken away or thrown away.
Being forced to hand over money.
Being pushed or pulled..
Heres what to do to fight bullying.
Play with a group.
Tell an adult.
Stay in sight of adults on playgrounds.
Ignore the teasing.
Dont fight back.
Ask for help from a friend.