The Anti-bully Squad
Copyright Helbling Languages 2012.
Before Reading Activities
1 a) 2, b) 1
2 Bullying: hitting, spitting, pushing
Friendship: listening, sharing, helping, playing
1 a) 2, b) 4, c) 3, d) 1
2 a) T, b) F, c) T, d) F, e) T, f) F, g) F
1 1 b), 2 c), 3 d), 4 g), 5 a), 6 e), 7 b), 8 f)
2 a) dreadlocks, b) locker, c) jerseys, d) ponytail, e) stitches, f) pitch, g) cloakroom, h) shed
3 a) Because of the new arrival of the bullies.
b) The bullies hurt someone.
c) The bullies: Brian and Mark.
4 a) He is locked in a shed. He has his bike set on fire and has to go to hospital.
b) They are told about the shed incident and the fire and then they take the bullies to the police station for
The Anti-Bully Squad
Brian and Mark.
Fight the bullies or be friends with Tara.
Stop the bullies without violence.
Because they only have one each.
The bleach on the football jerseys.
Put bleach on their football jerseys.
The Anti-bully Squad and their football team.
Because the ABS is protecting the bullies’ victims.
They have end of year exams.
Fear of small dark places.
He knew he must, to help him and for his parents.
The fuel cans are going to catch fire.
Mrs Bonnet and the firemen.
Lots, at least 20.
Because of the plan, Facebook and mobile phones.
After Reading Activities
1 a) F, b) F, c) T, d) F, e) F, f) T, g) T, h) F, i) T, j) F, k) T, l) T, m) F, n) F2 a) He is from England.
b) They love football.
e) It was crucial to get into the semi finals.
h) They didn’t take anything.
j) They reported it to the police.
m) Everyone took part.
n) The police caught them and took them away for questioning.
4 a) 2, b) 1, c) 3, d) 2, e) 1, f) 3, g) 3