School Violence: Definition, History, Causes & Effects


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One of the earliest documented cases of school violence occurred in ____?

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1. One factor that can add to the cause of school violence is ____?

2. An effect of school violence is ____?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on the history, causes, and effects of school violence. Some of the elements that you will be assessed on include specific acts of school violence in history.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • School violence in the early 20th century
  • Possible contributions to school violence
  • Potential effects of school violence
  • Number of cases the FBI has tracked since the early 1900s
  • Forms of school violence

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the history, causes, and effects of school violence
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the early examples of school violence
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the different forms of school violence

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called School Violence: History, Causes & Effects. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define school violence
  • Understand the history of school violence
  • Identify potential causes of school violence
  • Recognize possible effects of school violence