Ariana's story: being a bully

This animation explores why being undervalued at home drove Ariana to carry out bullying behaviour at school – and why a teacher’s comments inspired her to stop. Share this animation with your class or group of children to help them develop empathy and think about the impact their actions may have on others. Be aware that this video may contain scenes that could trigger some children – note which children in the class may need extra support.

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