Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-284) and index.
List of reproducible pages -- Introduction: Facts about bullying and conflict in children's lives -- Background for conducting the sessions and working with students -- Integrating the understandings in this book throughout the day -- pt.1. Building bully-free skills and attitudes: The core sessions -- pt.2. Getting along and staying bully-free: Fostering kindness and compassion -- Managing anger -- Preventing conflict -- Responding to conflict -- Addressing name-calling and teasing -- Dealing with bullying -- Accepting differences -- Four review sessions you can use at any time -- Pre- and post-test -- Survey about conflicts -- Additional material on the CD-ROM: Eight enrichment activities you can use at any time -- Schoolwide bullying response protocols -- Student reporting of bullying form -- Informational handouts for parents -- Poem.
Instill the attitudes and practices, found in this book, in your students, and you can establish a peaceful classroom environment while teaching kids skills that will enable them to have positive, peaceful relationships throughout their lives.