March 5 - WRITING (7th Grade Only)
April 23, 24 - LANGUAGE ARTS
April 25 - SCIENCE (8th Grade Only)
April 30, May 1 - MATH
May 2 - SOCIAL STUDIES (8th Grade Only)
6th Grade Anti-Bully Forum
January 23 and Febraury 27 - A discussion amongst 6th graders to address bullying issues at DMS.
Counselors will be in the classrooms during the month of Sept for Bully Beware Lessons.
6th grade visits - Sept 25th; The Four Types of Bullying and Preventative Strategies.
7th grade visits - Sept 26th; focused on rumors, gossip and the responsibility of the Bystandered.
8th grade visits - TBA; focused on Cyber Bullying.
*Please talk to your student about bullying; what they see, how handle conflict and what would they do if they saw or knew of someone being bullied.
The 6th grade Bully Beware lesson is attached to the left. View the lesson together or on your own. It can be used as a helpful tool.
“Alone we can do so little;
together we can do so much.”
The bystander chooses to be either a part of the problem or a part of the solution.
Hurtful actions affect the targeted person, witnesses, and the entire campus climate.
When bystanders take action they promote respect for themselves and others.