Suicide caused by Bullying and Rumors By: Kelsey Williams, Alaina Urban, and Maria George.
West Senior v.s The Real World <ul><li>v.s </li></ul>
Rumors at West <ul><li>Have you ever had a rumor spread about you? </li></ul><ul><li>22/30 students said yes and 8/30 said...
Rumors <ul><li>Females usually have rumors and sexual comments. </li></ul><ul><li>Rumors can be spread by anyone and can b...
Bullying at West <ul><li>Have you ever bullied anyone? </li></ul><ul><li>15/30 said yes and 15/30 said no </li></ul><ul><l...
Causes and types of bullying <ul><li>Bullying leads to absences from school, poor performance, depression, social anxiety,...
Bullying Statistics <ul><li>16% of U.S children say they have been bullied. </li></ul><ul><li>6% say they have been bullie...
Suicide <ul><li>Do you know anyone who has committed suicide? </li></ul><ul><li>7/30 said yes and 23/30 said no. </li></ul...
Causes of Suicide <ul><li>Family life: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Parents not around </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Divorce </li></...
Suicide Statistics <ul><li>27% have thought about attempting suicide. </li></ul><ul><li>16% have detailed plans </li></ul>...
WSW & the Real World v.s Twisted <ul><li>v.s </li></ul>
Rumors <ul><li>Rumors that occur in the book can also happen to kids in the real world. </li></ul><ul><li>A Rumor in the b...
Bullying <ul><li>Tyler was bullied before he became tough and he was bullied after the incident with Bethany. </li></ul><u...
Suicide <ul><li>Kids have committed suicide because they were bullied for a long period of time and had rumors spread abou...
Conclusion: <ul><li>In the book, Tyler was being bullied, had rumors spread about him, and even wanted to commit suicide. ...
Work Cited <ul><li>“ Juvenile of Bullying.”  The Prevention Research . 22 Dec. 2009.  http://www.tpronline.org </li></ul><...
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  1. 1. Suicide caused by Bullying and Rumors By: Kelsey Williams, Alaina Urban, and Maria George.
  2. 2. West Senior v.s The Real World <ul><li>v.s </li></ul>
  3. 3. Rumors at West <ul><li>Have you ever had a rumor spread about you? </li></ul><ul><li>22/30 students said yes and 8/30 said no. </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever started a rumor about someone? </li></ul><ul><li>10/30 people said yes and 20/30 said no. </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever helped keep a rumor going? </li></ul><ul><li>25/30 said yes and 5/30 yes no. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Rumors <ul><li>Females usually have rumors and sexual comments. </li></ul><ul><li>Rumors can be spread by anyone and can be twisted through spreading. </li></ul><ul><li>They can be about anything. </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes they are not true. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Bullying at West <ul><li>Have you ever bullied anyone? </li></ul><ul><li>15/30 said yes and 15/30 said no </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever been bullied? </li></ul><ul><li>21/30 said yes and 9/30 said no. </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever stopped it when you seen it? </li></ul><ul><li>21/30 said yes and 9/30 said no. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Causes and types of bullying <ul><li>Bullying leads to absences from school, poor performance, depression, social anxiety, decreased self esteem, anger, and sadness. </li></ul><ul><li>Physical </li></ul><ul><li>Verbal </li></ul><ul><li>Emotionally </li></ul><ul><li>Sexual </li></ul><ul><li>Racial </li></ul>
  7. 7. Bullying Statistics <ul><li>16% of U.S children say they have been bullied. </li></ul><ul><li>6% say they have been bullies and bullied others </li></ul><ul><li>13% say they had not been bullies, but bullied others. </li></ul><ul><li>30% of U.S youth have been involved in bullying. </li></ul><ul><li>Males usually hit, slap or push. </li></ul><ul><li>Girls usually spread rumors or gang up on the other girl. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Suicide <ul><li>Do you know anyone who has committed suicide? </li></ul><ul><li>7/30 said yes and 23/30 said no. </li></ul><ul><li>If you ever had a rumor spread about you, did you ever think about killing yourself? </li></ul><ul><li>2/30 said yes and 28/30 said no. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Causes of Suicide <ul><li>Family life: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Parents not around </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Divorce </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Loss of parent </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Addicting to drugs. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Drugs and alcohol </li></ul><ul><li>Grades and school </li></ul><ul><li>Emotions: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Stress </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Self-doubt </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pressure </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Bullying </li></ul><ul><li>Rumors </li></ul>
  10. 10. Suicide Statistics <ul><li>27% have thought about attempting suicide. </li></ul><ul><li>16% have detailed plans </li></ul><ul><li>20% of sample attempted suicides were bullied, 3% were not. </li></ul>
  11. 11. WSW & the Real World v.s Twisted <ul><li>v.s </li></ul>
  12. 12. Rumors <ul><li>Rumors that occur in the book can also happen to kids in the real world. </li></ul><ul><li>A Rumor in the book: Tyler took the pictures. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Happened in school. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Where most sources of real life rumors occur: School. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Which is what happened in the book. </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Bullying <ul><li>Tyler was bullied before he became tough and he was bullied after the incident with Bethany. </li></ul><ul><li>Kids at school and outside of school are also bullied the way Tyler was. </li></ul><ul><li>People have gotten jumped before because of rumors just like Tyler did. </li></ul><ul><li>Bullying doesn’t happen just in books, it can be happening all around you. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Suicide <ul><li>Kids have committed suicide because they were bullied for a long period of time and had rumors spread about them that wouldn’t go away. </li></ul><ul><li>Tyler thought about committing suicide. </li></ul><ul><li>What Tyler thought of doing in the book is what actually kids think of doing when put through horrible experiences. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Conclusion: <ul><li>In the book, Tyler was being bullied, had rumors spread about him, and even wanted to commit suicide. </li></ul><ul><li>In the real world, Things like this happen all the time. It may not necessarily happen in ours, but it still occurs. </li></ul><ul><li>Books and the real world can be very similar sometimes. Just like Twisted. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Work Cited <ul><li>“ Juvenile of Bullying.” The Prevention Research . 22 Dec. 2009. http://www.tpronline.org </li></ul><ul><li>Amanda. “Effects of School Bullying.” In My Opinion. 22 Dec. 2009. http://youthnoise.com </li></ul><ul><li>“ The Long Term Effects of Bullying.” Mental Help.net . 22 Dec. 2009. http://www.mentalhelp.net </li></ul><ul><li>“ What are the Forms of Buyyling?” Counseing Corner. 22 Dec. 2009. http://www.hartdistrict.org </li></ul>

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