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PUBERTY I-UNDERSTANDING CHANGES – Grades 4-5

This SEL infused class is taught through storytelling and age-appropriate scenarios and is designed to help students understand puberty. It compares female and male reproductive anatomy and introduces the physiological changes that occur during adolescence. This class may be taught in gender specific groupings or a mixed gender setting. Please note that mixed gender classes will […]

PUBERTY II-NAVIGATING CHANGES – Grades 5-6

COMING FALL 2019. This class picks up where Understanding Changes leaves off, focusing on the effects of the changes that occur during puberty. With additional information on both the male and female anatomy, students will explore the concept of respect for themselves and others. Difficult topics such as sexual harassment and sexting are explored through age-appropriate scenarios. To enroll in this class, […]

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PUBERTY EDUCATION FOR GIRLS (Linda) – Grades 4-5

In the first program in the Sex Education continuum (see complete continuum), we provide a unique “girls-only” format for puberty education. It compares female and male reproductive anatomy and introduces the physiological changes that occur during adolescence. Educators address secondary physical changes such as breast development, increased production of sweat and oil, acne, increased body […]

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PUBERTY EDUCATION FOR BOYS (Michael) – Grades 4-5

In the first program in the Sex Education continuum (see complete continuum), we provide provides a unique “boys-only” format for puberty education. It compares female and male reproductive anatomy and introduces the physiological changes that occur during adolescence. Educators address secondary physical changes such as voice change, increased production of sweat and oil, acne, and […]

LIFE BEGINS – Grades 5-6

Life Begins, the second program in our health education continuum (see complete continuum), teaches reproductive science, beginning with the development of the reproductive organs and continuing through fertilization, implantation, gestation and delivery. The learning environment is comfortable and interactive, inviting relevant conversation and providing a useful supplement to school human development curriculum. The program’s highly visual […]

SCIENCE BEHIND DRUGS-FOUNDATIONS–Grades 4-5

Science Behind Drugs-FOUNDATIONS is the first program in our Science Behind Drugs continuum (see complete continuum) and starts with the basics. We outline different types of drugs including alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, inhalants and medicines and their impact on the brain and body. Students will begin learning refusal and coping skills and become Peer Prevention Specialists. Watch a […]

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PUBERTY EDUCATION FOR GIRLS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS – Grades 5-9

This program provides a unique “girls-only” format for puberty education. This puberty program, tailored to students with special needs, focuses on the physical and emotional changes that are a part of growing up. The program addresses personal care and hygiene skills related to puberty, such as menstruation. It teaches students to identify appropriate adults with […]

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PUBERTY EDUCATION FOR BOYS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS – Grades 5-9

This program provides a unique “boys-only” format for puberty education.  This puberty program, tailored to students with special needs, focuses on the physical and emotional changes that are a part of growing up. The program addresses personal care and hygiene skills related to puberty, such as spontaneous erections and ejaculations. It teaches students to identify […]