October is National Anti-bullying Awareness Month


A boy shoves another boy into a locker.
(Photo: iStockphoto)

Adapted from bullyingcanada.ca; thebullyproject.com;
and The Vancouver Sun by Nila Gopaul
Level 2

Bullying happens when a person or people
hurt or scare another person,
again and again.

Bullying is wrong.
Bullies want to make a person feel small and powerless.

Here are four examples of bullying:

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October 1 is National Senior’s Day

Did you know?
There are more people in Canada now over 65 than under the age of 15!


Photo courtesy of Nancy Carson
Three senior friends

A House of Baba Yagas
Adapted from CBC.ca radio by Nancy Carson
Level 1

Thérèse Clerc is in her 60s.
She lives in Paris, France.
She knows she is getting old.
She thinks where will I live?
How will I live? Who will live with me?

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