Teaching about puberty and adolescence can be uncomfortable, but it is incredibly important to disseminate accurate information to our students before changes hit full-force. Fourth through sixth graders are on the verge of exciting, scary, confusing changes. Bodies and feelings will change rapidly.
This 30-page Internet research guide leads students through a developmentally friendly website and requires them to answer relevant comprehension questions about puberty changes. It also includes an answer key for teacher reference.
Help puberty become less overwhelming by arming students with accurate, factual information before it arrives!