Watch this film to find out about the bystander effect:

Now you’ve seen the film about the bystander effect, think about the following questions:

What happened in the film? How did people react? Did anything change their actions?

What do you think people thought as they walked past the man or woman on the steps?

What might have stopped them from helping?

What happened when someone acted differently from the rest of the group?

In your own words, write down or discuss what is meant by the bystander effect: