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Personal Safety

Kindergarten:

Stranger Danger, Safe and Unsafe Touches

Skills taught: rules for being around strangers, how to alert adults of unsafe situations, what touches are safe and which are not, what to do if it is an unsafe touch, good secrets, and bad secrets.

 

First Grade:

Stranger Danger, Safe and Unsafe Touches

Skills taught: rules for being around strangers, how to alert adults of unsafe situations, what touches are safe and which are not, what to do if it is an unsafe touch, good secrets, and bad secrets.

 

Second Grade:

"What Tadoo"

Skills taught: builds on knowledge of stranger danger, safe and unsafe touches and secrets.  Adds more information on how to get out of unsafe situations and talking to adults when feeling unsafe.

Third Grade:

"What Tadoo with Secrets

Skills taught: distinguishing between things that are private, good secrets to keep, and bad secrets to share, bad secrets where someone is getting hurt means you always have to tell an adult, what adults in our life are good people to talk to.

Fourth Grade:

"4 U 2 Know"

Skills taught:  focuses on sexual abuse, definition, and description of sexual abuse, recognizing unsafe situations and how to get out of them, who to talk to if this happens.

Fifth Grade:

Boundaries

Skills taught: what boundaries are, what our personal space may look like in a certain situation, who is/is not allowed in our personal space

Sixth Grade:

Internet Safety

Skills taught:  what an internet predator is, how to stay safe on the internet, privacy settings on websites, safety rules when interacting with strangers on the internet.

 

 

 

 

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Anti-Bullying

Anti-Bullying

Kindergarten             “Words Are Not for Hurting”, “Hands Are Not for Hitting”, “The Way That I Feel”, Red Flag/Green Flag (4 sessions, 30-45 minutes each)

Skills taught: how to not use hurtful words, ways to express anger without hitting, understanding our emotions, and what situations include nice/non-harmful words

 

First Grade                “Don’t Be So Bossy Parts 1,2, &3”, Posters and Role Plays (4 sessions, 45 minutes each)

Skills taught: what being bossy looks like, how to recognize emotions others are feeling, role playing what to do/how to stand up to someone being bossy

 

Second Grade                        “Sooper Puppy: Self-Esteem”, “Sooper Puppy: Once Upon a Feeling”, “Sooper Puppy: This, That, or the Other”, Role Plays (4 sessions, 45 minutes each)

Skills taught: discuss the topic of self-esteem, feelings/emotions, how to deal with our friends liking different things than we do, and role-playing bullying sessions

 

Third Grade              “Harassment Hurts Parts 1,2,3, &4” and Role Plays (4 sessions, 45 minutes each)

Skills taught: how to deal with rumors, when others taunt them, dealing with bullies, and what to do when our friends are the ones bullying

 

Fourth Grade                        “All About Me”, Feelings/Actions Charades, Wheel of Fortune (Bully Busting), “How to Unmake a Bully” (4 sessions, 45 minutes each)

Skills taught: students may have more similarities with others than they think, how to distinguish other’s emotions, and techniques when dealing with bullies

 

Fifth Grade                Build a Bully, Joking, Teasing, or Bullying, “Gum in my Hair”, Cyberbullying (4 sessions, 45 minutes each)

Skills taught: stereotypes about bullies, the difference between joking, teasing, and bullying, techniques for dealing with bullies online and offline

 

Sixth Grade               Bullying Family Feud, Harmful Behaviors, Bullying Clips, Cyberbullying (4 sessions, 45 minutes each)

Skills taught: what behaviors are harmful or not, how are they harmful, clips of other kids dealing with bullying and what techniques they used, bullying online