From the 18th – 22nd November our focus is on Anti-bullying week.
The theme for this year’s event highlighting this important issue is –
“The future is ours; safe, fun, and connected”
There are various events happening around the UK such as –
- Actionwork is running a competition, to show people how they can remain safe, connected online.
- Actionwork has an anti-bullying roadshow running through November
- The website anti-bullying week has various resources available
- Bullying UK -have an interactive video for anti-bullying week
- Kidscape – have an anti-bullying week resource pack
- Kidscape founder Michele Eliot has written an award winning book – Bullies, Cyberbullies and Frenemies aimed at pre teens who are dealing with bullying or wondering if they are bullies.
- Siobhan Curham has written a free eBook to help empower and inspire those who are being bullied.
- Beat Bullying has various helpful resources for young people affected by bullying
- And last but not least we have Percy’s campaign 🙂 Here at Are you being bullied, we have for you – My children’s novel – Matty-boy & The Secret Pigeon Racket available through bookshops and Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.com. The book is for the 8-12 year old age range, to be used as a tool to help build discussion surrounding bullying, either to be used at home or at school. If you love knitting, you could Knit a mini Percy and either donate to someone you know would benefit from Percy’s message, or to your local schools and youth groups.
Would you like the chance to win a signed copy of the book, and a small Percy gift bag (fits the book) with greeting card and bookmark.
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It will be running from the 18th -22nd November 2013
Have you bought the book? Have you knitted a mini Percy?