Bullying Prevention Month Challenge
October is National Bullying Prevention month. Learn what bullying is, how to treat others
kindly, and how you can help make a difference to stop bullying in your community. Read book
recommendations and complete activities to earn badges all month long.
Visit botetourtva.beanstack.org to register.
● The Invisible Boy by Trudy Ludwig
● Ignore the Trolls by Jordan Gershowitz and Sandhya Prabhat
● Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry
● Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon by Patty Lovell
● I Walk With Vanessa by Kerascoet
● A Big Guy Took My Ball! by Mo Willems
● We’re all Wonders by R.J. Palacio
● Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña
● All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold
● Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes
● Bully by Patricia Polacco
● My Secret Bully by Trudy Ludwig
● Ugly by Robert Hoge
● The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
● Wonder by R.J. Palacio
● Real Friends by Shannon Hale
● The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family by Ibtihaj Muhammad
● Those Shoes by Maribeth Boelts
● Each Kindness by Jacqueline Woodson
● Crow Boy by Taro Yashima
● Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
● This is Where it Ends by Marieke Nijkamp (Note: This book contains violence.)
● A Piece of Heaven by Angel Lawson
● Moxie by Jenifer Mathieu
● The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
● Playground by 50 Cent
● Dear Bully by Dawn Metcalf
● Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy
● It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying, and Creating a Life Worth Living by
Dan Savage and Terry Miller
How can I participate? If you created an account for any of our other reading challenges, log into your existing Beanstack account. If you have not created an account, do so at botetourtva.beanstack.org or on the Beanstack App.
Is there something specific a participant needs to read? Nope. You can read whatever they like (fiction, nonfiction, audiobooks, kids’ books, magazines, newspapers….anything). Simply remember to log minutes.
Will participants earn badges? Yes, participants have the opportunity to earn 17 new badges during the course of this challenge.
What if a mom reads a book to her kids or a sibling reads to another sibling, can they count those minutes for both individuals? YES!!! Remember, every minute counts. Make sure you log those minutes for everyone.