An arts-based, after school curriculum for middle school girls that addresses the issue of relational agression, aka female bullying. Through mentoring relationships between high school and middle school girls, students build positive self-esteem and communication skills and learn to reduce/eliminate relational aggression.
Audience: Grades 5-8 girls
Program author: Cheryl Dellesaga, Ph.D
Number of sessions: 12 (can also be presented as a five-day camp)
Topics covered: girl-to-girl bullying, self-esteem, conflict resolution, communication