Words Can Hurt

Fricks, Christy; King, Erin R.
January 2010
Current Health 1;Jan2010, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p26
The article focuses on teasing as a form bullying in school.


Related Articles

  • Back Off!  // Know Your World Extra;11/19/2004, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p14 

    Discusses issues concerning bullies in the U.S. Characteristics of bullies; Reason bullies tease other children; Estimated number of children in grades 6 through 10 that are bullied at least once a week; Efforts of several schools to launch programs to stop bullies.

  • What You Should Know About Bullying.  // Child Law Practice;Apr2012, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p59 

    The article defines the meaning of bullying and discusses its different types. It is stated that bullying is a type of aggressive behavior among school-aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance and has the potential to be repeated. It involves making threats, spreading...

  • Chapter 13: TEASING AND BULLYING.  // Men They Will Become;1999, p179 

    Chapter 13 of the book The Men They Will Become is presented. It explores the impact of teasing and bullying on schoolboys. Teasing is a major schoolboy issue. Most boys bring to first grade the baggage of having been teased in earlier childhood. They know how to tease, and virtually all have...

  • Tales of Bullying. Modigliani, Laura // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;1/9/2012, Vol. 80 Issue 13, p4 

    The article focuses on the effects of bullying in school which is defined as any ongoing behavior that is meant to make some else feel bad. Several bullying types include physical bullying which involves kicking and hitting other children, verbal bullying like teasing and taunting, and...

  • Bibliotherapy: A Strategy to Help Students With Bullying. Gregory, Katherine E.; Vessey, Judith A. // Journal of School Nursing;Jun2004, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p127 

    Use of bibliotherapy to address childhood teasing and bullying is an innovative approach school nurses should consider as they work to promote a healthy school environment. Children's books serve as a unique conduit of exchange between parents, teachers, and children. Bibliotherapy, using books...

  • TEASE.  // Kirkus Reviews;2/15/2014, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p147 

    Reviews the book "Tease," by Amanda Maciel.

  • A Primer for Parents. Williams, Dana // Teaching Tolerance;Spring2006, Issue 29, p55 

    The article offers guidelines for parents and teachers on creating an open communication with children about bullying. Parents and teachers should look for signs if they suspect that a child is being teased or bullied and must take actions. If they suspect that a child is the aggressor, several...

  • Many Teenagers Can't Distinguish Harassment Lines, Research Shows. Sparks, Sarah D. // Education Week;11/9/2011, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p1 

    The article reports on a study by the American Association of University Women, which researched verbal, physical or online sexual harassment of students in grades seven through twelve. Details relating to the study are presented, including how students react to harassment, the distinctions...

  • BULLY BACKLASH. Skolnik, Deborah // Parenting School Years;Mar2013, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p76 

    The article takes a look at what is going wrong with efforts to address bullying in schools and how to make things right again. It points out that children can be labeled as bullies just be teasing, name-calling or taunting. It notes that there is no one way of fixing the bullying problem and...


Read the Article

Other Topics