Steps to Respect Instruction - Grades 3-5

The Steps to Respect program promotes a whole-school approach to bullying prevention by addressing factors at the school, staff, peer group, and individual-child. The program has three phases:
Phase 1  During this phase, Hedden Elementary School established a school-wide framework for bullying prevention.
Phase 2  School staff received training on aspects of bullying prevention.
Phase 3  During this phase the school counselor guides student through lesson skill units.
Steps to Respect skill unites include:
  • Friendship-making skills
  • Learning to recognize bullying
  • Learning bullying-refusal skills
  • Learning how to reach out to someone who is being bullied
  • Develop bullying-reporting skills