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- Education Professionals
Anti-bullying and behaviour expert The Scary Guy uses his unconventional appearance to challenge the assumptions and behaviour of primary pupils.
The pupils at St Margaret's C of E Primary in Heywood don't find his tattoos and piercings scary, and the session proves to be more fun than fearsome.
Using volunteers and role play, The Scary Guy teaches them simple daily actions that reveal the truth about kindness and care in relationships.
Lessons learned include:
The pupils lock onto the message instantly and are left with a memorable morning and an interesting experience to talk about at home.
Part of the series: Inspirations