If you still think that bullying is just “kids being kids” or that teasing, insults, excluding, or any other form of bullying is no big deal you need to read the following CNN article about the Massachusetts teenagers charged with the involvement in the suicide of Phoebe Prince. These students participated in ongoing bullying of Phoebe for [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Monthly Discussion Topics'
March 30th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Monthly Discussion Topics
March 13th, 2010 · No Comments · Monthly Discussion Topics
Girls, what is going on? I have been hearing some very un-GEMS-like issues occurring from supposed GEMS girls. I am just curious as to why this is happening? Here’s my advice to all of my victims out there: find the friend/friends who is going to stick by you. This may NOT be your current group [...]
February 10th, 2010 · No Comments · Monthly Discussion Topics
I decided to take January off from posting to really think about what I can post on this website to get some responses and then it hit me: boys. How appropriate it is that Valentine’s Day is in February since this post is going to be about relationships.
Lately in my GEMS sessions many of [...]
November 30th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Monthly Discussion Topics
Hi Girls! I hope you all enjoyed your Thanksgiving holiday. For December I’m curious: what books do you like to read? I mean, what stories, authors, series, are you interested in and WHY? Do the books you read really apply to what you’re going through in your life right now, or are they more of [...]
November 6th, 2009 · No Comments · Monthly Discussion Topics
This month it’s always customary to reflect on all of our blessing: family, friends, safety, our country, etc. I think we should all post someone or something we are feeling thankful for on our site. Won’t it be amazing to see all the blessings that we GEMS girls have?
Also, does your school or family [...]