"Rise Above" comic book story is also available for free digital at http://www.riseabovesocialissues.com. Teacher Study guide Rise Above is a separate down load here at Teachers Pay Teachers.
Gun violence is a serious issue and in 2018 dealing with it has become far more important than ever.
Rise Above comic book story is to spark conversation on the unacceptable behavior we call "Bullying". Rise Above places emphasis on the bystander and also proves confidence for the individual that becomes a target to Bullies. "Never let anyone define who they want you to be" Is the slogan to help refocus one on their strengths and encourage the individual to become active in their lives.
Rise Above is also a helpful tool for parents, caregivers and teachers to help a child to find an interest or a hobby so that a child has a positive focus to fall back on.