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CLIP 7159

Exploring issues around knife crime

Exploring issues around knife crime
Key Info
  • Exploring issues around knife crime
  • Duration: 14:00
  • A special Newsround programme recounting the real life experiences of young people who have been affected by knife crime. Using animation, it explains their viewpoint in their own words, presenting both the perspective of a young person who carried out a knife crime as well as the physical and emotional effects on the victim. This clip was first published on BBC Newsround Online on 26 March 2008. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:



    Anti Social Behaviour

  • Keywords: knife crime, crime, violence, bullying, fear, anti-social behaviour, conflict, safety, risk, citizenship
Ideas for use in class
  • Use as a stimulus for a discussion on safe and responsible behaviour. Use as a prompt to discuss bullying in all its guises and keeping safe. Use as a stimulus to discuss knife crime and what defines an aggressor and a victim. Use as a resource for children's own research into bullying.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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