What is Bullying? - Definition, Types & Coping Strategies


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Reagan is upset to find out that a student in her eighth grade class is making derogatory comments about her via Twitter. This is an example of _____.

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1. Which of the following actions is considered indirect bullying?

2. How can you recognize a victim of bullying?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can use this printable worksheet and interactive quiz to gauge your understanding of the phenomenon of bullying. Topics include types of bullying and how to deal with them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessments to measure your knowledge of the following:

  • The definition of bullying
  • Cyberbullying and indirect bullying
  • Coping strategies
  • The phenomenon of indirect bullying
  • Main culprits of physical bullying

Skills Practiced

The worksheet and quiz allow you to practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related bullying lesson
  • Making connections - use your understanding of different types of bullying
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the nature and occurrences of bullying and interpret it correctly
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as cyberbullying and indirect bullying

Additional Learning

To learn more about the characteristics of bullying, read the accompanying lesson entitled What is Bullying? - Definition, Types and Coping Strategies. The lesson focuses on the following objectives:

  • Discuss the top reasons for bullying, according to the National Education Association
  • Comment on the two most likely bullies, as defined in the lesson
  • Name and differentiate between the three subcategories of bullying
  • Investigate some of the main signs exhibited by a victim of bullying
  • Enumerate steps that can be taken to counter the effects of bullying