Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6How to Spot Bullying Hitting or kicking is easily recognized as bullying. There are, however, several forms of bullying that are much less obvious. Verbal bullying - using language to hurt others  Teasing or name calling  Making insulting, embarrassing, or intimidating comments Social bullying - hurting another’s social standing  Spreading rumors, lies, or gossip  Excluding someone from a group  Purposely harming another’s self-esteem, group acceptance, or reputation Physical bullying- using physical force to cause harm  Pushing, shoving, hitting, kicking  Hazing a member of a team or group  Damaging or destroying another’s property Cyberbullying - using technology to harm another  Posting intimidating or embarrassing text or pictures online  Sending harassing or threatening text messages When deciding if another’s behavior is bullying, trust your instincts. If it looks like bullying, it probably is.