Free Young Teens Essays and Papers

Sort By:
Satisfactory Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Powerful Essays
Best Essays

Free Young Teens Essays and Papers

Page 1 of 50 - About 500 essays
  • Powerful Essays

    Television's Impact on Young Teens With the ever growing world of mass media becoming more accessible to our children, we must realize the effect television has on the youth of today. The views and images portrayed on television go right to the heart of American youth. Young men and women are being taught that being over weight or not being skinny enough means that you are unattractive and lazy. The ideal female body which television portrays as being normal has gone from the voluptuous figure

    • 1692 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Powerful Essays
  • Good Essays

    What is truly the causes of teenage turmoil? Looking at teenagers in history may be able to provide that answer. The Bright Young People, sometimes referred to as the Bright Youngs Things, were a group of British teens who were too young to fight in World War I but were becoming adolescents during what Kerrie Holloway describes as an “economic, political and social changes wrought by the war” and used their own flair and personalities in order to solve “inter-war problems” (Holloway 316), understand

    • 1822 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Artists Should not be Resposible for Explicit Lyrics and their Impact on Kids "Turn that music off! I don't want you listening to that kind of music." Many teens these days are experiencing this kind of thing almost every day. Many parents, in general, have complained and tried to regulate the music that teens are listening to these days. They complain that the music industry shouldn't be able to sell and produce the explicit CD's. The music industry gets a lot of criticism about the music

    • 637 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    cities and states in the US currently enforce curfew laws that deny young teens under the age of 18 their right to be in public places or to drive after certain hours. These laws are punishing minors for exercising their constitutional rights in the same way that adults do without such punishment; they are mostly causing no harm, and do not deserve to be discriminated against by the government in the way they are. Many believe that teens are responsible for a large percentage of crimes, particularly

    • 913 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    Drugs in Our Society

    • 1265 Words
    • 3 Pages

    the use of drugs being such a controversial issue in today’s society we felt as a group it was important to further explore this issue. As we possess a high interest in how drugs affect a number of social groups. These groups of course range from young teens to high-class older individuals who will have different reasons and different acceptable standards of behaviour. The question that is being explored in our presentation asks what drugs are doing to our society. This means exploring the various

    • 1265 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Newsweek came out with an estimate >that over 85% of teenagers have used or are using drugs at this present >time. >I am going to discuss one of the most dangerous types of drugs that is used >as a medical advancement as well as a lethal drug to young teens. This drug >is known as "steroids". Steroids is the up and coming drug of the >future[MM2K.1993] At the rate of 2.5% >increase in teenagers using these drugs on a day to day basis. This rate >is going to lead to very high percentage of deaths in

    • 2336 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    in thing. Within this quaint little town there is thirty-two female ballroom dancers; none with a male partner. A group of eight courageous young teens set out to find eight male partners. They succeed. The question is which ones would stay? Be who you are; not who someonelse tries to make you. This is the theme of “Strictly Ballroom”. It’s a story of two young people, Scott and Fran, and their fight to be individuals and free to do and be who they feel they truly are. They forsake tradition and family

    • 637 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Better Essays

    Driving Restrictions

    • 980 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Driving Restrictions There are many accidents everyday that are costing people their lives. My young brothers and most definitely my grandparents would probably kill me for saying so, but there should be some changes made to the laws concerning the age requirements of drivers. If the State of Ohio changed the age requirement of operating a vehicle to between 18-70 years of age, our roads would be much safer to drive on. If you had told me when I turned sixteen that I couldn’t get my license until

    • 980 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Powerful Essays

    Up in Smoke

    • 1433 Words
    • 3 Pages
    • 5 Works Cited

    Up in Smoke Alarmingly, almost all smokers begin smoking before they graduate from high school ("Preventing Tobacco Use Among Young People" 125). Smoking amongst children and teenagers has always been a controversial issue. Consequently cigarette companies are under fire from many directions for targeting the young in their ad campaigns. It is commonly wondered what actually makes them smoke. Recent studies have revealed that there might be more to it than simple curiosity. Some experts have even

    • 1433 Words
    • 3 Pages
    • 5 Works Cited
    Powerful Essays
  • Better Essays

    The term violence is a broad word that has many different views depending on what it is associated with. When it comes to teens and children, violence can be anything from pushing, shoving, and fighting too. Violence has and always will be an ongoing problem around the world. Everything that can be done to prevent it will benefit our society. Today’s video games and featured television shows have become much more graphic than they have ever been, showing brutal images that can be accessed by

    • 2331 Words
    • 5 Pages
    • 10 Works Cited
    Better Essays
Previous
Page12345678950