How Bystanders Can Help Respond to Social Media Bullying
Grades: 3 - 5

Video Description: New September 2022! A school counselor offers practical suggestions for how friends and other bystanders can help a person being bullied on social media.

Type of Video: Segment*
Unique Video ID: DCharacter-117**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • As part of your character education curriculum, use the video in conjunction with a journal prompt or conversation starter question focused on bullying and/or the importance of speaking out when you see someone being bullied. What do they agree with? Disagree with? What ideas do they have for responding to social media bullies?

For more exploration of the importance of kindness, check out the full program this segment is edited from: The Importance of Kindness (Middle School Program).

*Segment videos are short excerpts edited from interviews or interactive programs that offer flexible and differentiated ways to use the rich content included in the full-length conversation.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.