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Cultural & Global Issues: Cyberbullying


Grade 9
Articles with Reading Levels: 9.0-9.9
Grade 10
Articles with Reading Levels: 10.0-10.9

Article Name: Schools Urged to Teach Youth Digital Citizenship
Source: National Public Radio
Author: Nancy Solomon
Date Published: October 6, 2010
Guiding Question: How can cyberbullying be reduced through teaching proper internet etiquette?
Grade Level: 9.4

Article Name: Cyberbullying
Source: Pew Research Center
Author: Amanda Lenhart
Date Published: June 27, 2007
Guiding Question: What is modern day bullying and who does it affect?
Grade Level: 9.1

Article Name: What is Cyberbullying
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Author: N/A
Date Published: N/A
Guiding Question: What is cyberbullying and who does it effect?
Grade Level: 9.6

Article Name: Solutions for Cyberbullying
Author: N/A
Date Published: May 10, 2015
Guiding Question: Why can cyberbullying be hard to deal with?
Grade Level: 10.4

Article Name: 2015 Cyberbullying Data
Source: Cyberbullying Research Center
Author: Sameer Hinduja and Justin W. Patchin
Date Published: May 1, 2015
Guiding Question: What do the trends in data tell us about cyberbullying?
Grade Level: 10.7



Below Grade 9.0

Above Grade 10.9

Article Name: Cheerful tweets from @TheNiceBot try to counteract cyberbullying
Source: The Washington Post via Newsela (Ed. Newsela staff. Version 1080)
Author: Caitlin Gibson
Date Published: December 17, 2015
Guiding Question: 
Grade Level: 7

Article Name: Cyberbullying Law Shields Teachers from Student Tormentors
Source: National Public Radio
Author: Lisa Warf
Date Published: February 19, 2013
Guiding Question: How can cyberbullying on teachers be stopped?
Grade Level: 8.4


Article Name: Using Social Media to Prevent Suicide
Source: The Atlantic
Author: Anna Codrea-Rado
Date Published: April 18, 2012
Guiding Question: 
Grade Level: 12.9