Puberty

Am I Normal? Exploring Preteens’ Personal Concerns about Puberty

Source: ETR ReCAPP Website

Target Audience: Level II (preadolescence, ages 9 through 12 years; upper elementary school)

Duration of Lesson: 45 Minutes

Date Published: 2002

Summary: This lesson helps preadolescents identify common concerns about their changing bodies and puberty and allows them to recognize normal variation in the development of their bodies.

To view this lesson click here:
http://recapp.etr.org/recapp/index.cfm?fuseaction=pages.LearningActivitiesDetail&PageID=17 


Puberty and Growing Up

Source: ETR ReCAPP Website

Target Audience: Level II (preadolescence, ages 9 through 12 years; upper elementary school)

Duration of Lesson: 1 hour

Date Published: 2002

Summary: This interactive lesson is designed to help young people understand and cope with the physical and emotional changes that occur during puberty.

To view this lesson click here:
http://recapp.etr.org/recapp/index.cfm?fuseaction=pages.LearningActivitiesDetail&PageID=154 


Puberty, Day 1, Grades 4-6, Lesson #9 

Source: Family Life and Sexual Health (F.L.A.S.H.) curriculum, Public Health – Seattle & King County

Target Audience: Level II (preadolescence, ages 9 through 12 years; upper elementary school; grades 4-6)

Duration of Lesson: 50 to 60 minutes

Date Published: 2009

Summary: This lesson is designed to help students understand the physical, social, and emotional changes that are involved in puberty. The lesson uses visual aides to illustrate when to use products such as menstrual supplies and athletic supporters.

To view this lesson click here:  www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/personal/famplan/educators/~/media/health/publichealth/documents/famplan/G456_L9.ashx

To view all F.L.A.S.H. lessons, click here:
www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/personal/famplan/educators/FLASH.aspx


Puberty, Day 2, Grades 4-6, Lesson #10

Source: Family Life and Sexual Health (F.L.A.S.H.) curriculum, Public Health – Seattle & King County

Target Audience: Level II (preadolescence, ages 9 through 12 years; upper elementary school; grades 4-6)

Duration of Lesson: 40 to 50 minutes

Date Published: 2009

Summary: This lesson helps students distinguish between puberty myths and facts and discusses the peer pressure young people can face during the puberty years. An optional family homework assignment is included.

To view this lesson click here:
www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/personal/famplan/educators/~/media/health/publichealth/documents/famplan/G456_L10.ashx

To view all F.L.A.S.H. lessons, click here:
www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/personal/famplan/educators/FLASH.aspx


Puberty, Grades 7 and 8, Lesson #2 

Source: Family Life and Sexual Health (F.L.A.S.H.) curriculum, Public Health – Seattle & King County

Target Audience: Level III (early adolescence, ages 12 through 15; middle school/junior high school; grades 7-8)

Duration of Lesson: One class period

Date Published: 2013

Summary: This lesson is designed to help students learn about the physical, emotional, and social changes that accompany puberty. An optional family homework assignment is included.

To view this lesson click here:
www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/personal/famplan/educators/~/media/health/publichealth/documents/famplan/G78_L2.ashx

To view all F.L.A.S.H. lessons, click here:
www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/personal/famplan/educators/FLASH.aspx


Sexual Health & Hygiene, Grades 7 and 8, Lesson #3 

Source: Family Life and Sexual Health (F.L.A.S.H.) curriculum, Public Health – Seattle & King County

Target Audience: Level III (early adolescence, ages 12 through 15; middle school/junior high school; grades 7-8)

Duration of Lesson: One class period

Date Published: 2009

Summary: This lesson is designed to help students distinguish helpful from useless and/or harmful health and hygiene practices that accompany puberty and understand that health/hygiene product advertisers do not always have the consumers’ best interests in mind. An optional family homework assignment is included.

To view this lesson click here:
www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/personal/famplan/educators/~/media/health/publichealth/documents/famplan/G78_L3.ashx

To view all F.L.A.S.H. lessons, click here:
www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/personal/famplan/educators/FLASH.aspx


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