Boston vs. Bullies is an easy to use, flexible program. Because of the funding we receive from The Highland Street Foundation, New Balance, and others, we are able to offer the following free of charge for you to deliver Boston vs. Bullies on your own.

Educational Video

The 33-minute video features all star athletes from Boston’s professional sports teams sharing their stories and providing kids with ways to stand strong against bullying.

FACILITATOR'S GUIDE

This guide helps teachers and other adults work with kids to stop bullying in our community. It includes key bullying prevention information and strategies that every kid needs to know to stand strong against bullying. It features interactive activities to help kids develop and practice the skills they need to effectively prevent and stop bullying. The guide is especially designed for teachers, youth leaders, after school program staff, parents, and caregivers of upper elementary and middle school students.

In order to keep the program going, free of charge, we need to keep our records updated on who uses Boston vs. Bullies. By providing us your email, you are helping us ensure Boston vs. Bullies remains accessible to all schools and after school programs.

 

RESOURCES

FACILITATOR'S GUIDE SUPPLEMENT: INCLUDING KIDS WITH DISABILITIES IN BULLYING PREVENTION 

This supplement to the Facilitator's Guide helps facilitators include kids with disabilities in the Boston vs. Bullies bullying prevention initiative.

 

LESSON PLANS

These lesson plans divide the Boston vs. Bullies Video and content and activities from the Facilitator's Guide into 25-30 minute sessions.

Lesson Plan 1: INTRO and WHAT IS BULLYING? 

Lesson Plan 2: THE BULLY

Lesson 3: THE VICTIM 

Lesson Plan 4: THE BYSTANDER 

Lesson Plan 5: CYBERBULLYING 

Lesson Plan 6: REVIEW and CONCLUSION  

 

BOSTON VS BULLIES CLASSROOM PRESENTATION - A SLIDESHOW FOR TEACHERS 

This PowerPoint Presentation is designed for teachers to use and adapt in their classrooms. It gives an overview of the Boston vs. Bullies Educational Program with an emphasis on what kids can do if they are involved in bullying situations. The Educational Video is embedded into the PowerPoint, already divided into its respective sections. 

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BOSTON VS BULLIES GAME PLAN 

A printable booklet designed to go along with the activities "Game Plan," "Make Your Own Motto," and "Creating Rules" from pages 10 and 16-17 of the Facilitator's Guide. 

 

ROLE PLAY: VICTIM'S RESPONSE  

Act out these scenarios of what to say to bullies to make them stop.  

 

ROLE PLAY: BYSTANDER'S RESPONSE  

Act out these scenarios of what to say when you see others being bullied. 

 

CYBERBULLYING PRESENTATION

This PowerPoint Presentation is designed for teachers to use and adapt in their classrooms. It gives an overview of cyberbullying with an emphasis on what kids can do if they see cyberbullying happening. There are a number of cyberbullying scenarios for discussion, but you can add in your own to use with your students.

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CYBERBULLYING: WHAT WOULD YOU DO?  

Use these cyberbullying scenarios to discuss what the characters did right and what they could have done better.

 

TEAM POWER PLAYER CARD  

A personal player card that kids can use in conjunction with the "Team Power" activity on page 16 of the Facilitator's Guide.

 

FRIEND DETECTIVE 

Some kids may try to use friendship as a way to bully.  This behavior can be difficult to detect.  Kids with disabilities may have an especially difficult time detecting who is a friend and who is not.  This activity is designed to help kids detect when friendship is used in hurtful way to bully others.    

 

IS IT BULLYING? 

A poster designed to help kids talk about the definition and characteristics of Bullying.

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HERE'S WHAT YOU CAN DO POSTER 

This poster is designed to help kids learn and practice how to stop bullying. Use it to help talk with kids about their feelings about bullying and different options for responding. 

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INTRODUCTION TO BULLYING PREVENTION - A SLIDESHOW FOR PARENTS

An overview of the BOSTON vs BULLIES Educational Program with special emphasis on what parents can do to identify and prevent bullying behavior 


IS IT BULLYING?

A poster designed to help kids talk about the definition and characteristics of Bullying.

Download Full-Size PDF 

Download Printable PDF 

 

HERE'S WHAT YOU CAN DO POSTER

This poster is designed to help kids learn and practice how to stop bullying. Use it to help talk with kids about their feelings about bullying and different options for responding.

Download Full-Size PDF 

Download Printable PDF 

ROLE PLAY: VICTIM'S RESPONSE 

Act out these scenarios of what to say to bullies to make them stop.

ROLE PLAY: BYSTANDER'S RESPONSE 

Act out these scenarios of what to say when you see others being bullied.

CYBERBULLYING: WHAT WOULD YOU DO? 

Use these cyberbullying scenarios to discuss what the characters did right and what they could have done better.

FRIEND DETECTIVE 

Some kids may try to use friendship as a way to bully. This behavior can be difficult to detect. This activity is designed to help kids detect when friendship is used in hurtful way to bully others.


IS IT BULLYING?

A poster designed to help kids talk about the definition and characteristics of Bullying.

Download Full-Size PDF 

Download Printable PDF 


HERE'S WHAT YOU CAN DO POSTER

This poster is designed to help kids learn and practice how to stop bullying. Use it to help talk with kids about their feelings about bullying and different options for responding.

Download Full-Size PDF 

Download Printable PDF 

 

BOSTON VS. BULLIES BOOKMARKS

The Boston vs. Bullies bookmarks feature all our All Stars, with fun facts, stats, and what they think about bullying.

Download Aly Raisman

Download Andrew Farrell

Download Cydney Ross

Download Kristie Mewis

Download Martin Bowes

Download Mookie Betts

Download Patrick Chung

Download Terry Rozier

Download Torey Krug