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Bullying

Journal Entry: Thu Nov 10, 2011, 6:29 PM


A teacher in New York was teaching her class about bullying and gave them the following exercise to perform. She had the children take out a piece of paper and told them to crumple it up, stomp on it and really mess it up, not to rip it. Then she had them unfold the paper, smooth it out and look at how scarred and dirty it was. She then told them to tell it they're sorry. Now, even though they said they were sorry and tried to fix the paper, she pointed out all the scars they left behind. And that those scars will never go away no matter how hard they tried to fix it. That is what happens when a child bullies another child, they may say they're sorry, but the scars are there forever. The looks on the faces of the children in the classroom told her the message hit home. Copy and paste this if you are against bullying.


  • Mood: Fear
  • Listening to: Nothing!!!
  • Reading: This I suppose
  • Watching: Sister playing American Mcgee's Alice
  • Playing: Clipity Clap typing!! :DDDDD
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PuzzleProfessional Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Believe this or not, my state actually has the highest rate of bullies, I think.
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Ishannah Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
childs are horrible...
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xxplaiddudexx Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2011  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
We did something similar tHat in school. We had a traced picture of a person. We then told it an insult and ripped a piece of the paper off. Once everyone went, we had to tape it back together and apologize. Our teacher pointed out that the paper wasn't complelty In tack or didn't look the same
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XofShadows Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2011  Student Filmographer
O~O im suddenly depressed and in awe of this for a odd reason
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