Camacho Cosmos Counseling Corner

4th & 5th Grade Puberty Curriculum


Leander ISD 4th and 5th grade students will study an important lesson on the early stages of puberty which some students may be beginning to experience.


Students will watch the following videos during Specials on March 13, 2019.

4th Grade Girls - “Just Around the Corner for Girls”

4th Grade Boys - “Just Around the Corner for Boys”

5th Grade Girls - Growing Up! For Girls

5th Grade Boys - Growing Up! For Boys


The videos review the following topics:

  • Reproductive systems

  • Health and nutrition

  • Hygiene and grooming

  • Self esteem

  • Physical changes

  • Emotional changes


To preview the video and/or read the transcript, please visit here for preview instructions. Please note, the materials are able to be viewed online from Monday, March 4th to Friday, March 15th, 2019. Parents/Guardians may also preview the videos outside of this time frame in the library during the school day by scheduling an appointment with the campus counselor.  

Parents/Guardians may choose to exempt their child from this lesson by completing the Opt Out Form in English here https://docs.google.com/document/d/10DLeKhYE7-M3IrYKQX8TJmR9NDGIIwWYSljNYNGQBGc/edit or in Spanish here https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SUOaB5GlPWm7pUe4vhfw5Gf8pA8GLcRgP5LoDFIba2s/edit# and returning it to Ragan Morales by March 8, 2019.


If you have any questions about the lesson or the resource used, feel free to contact the campus counselor at the email listed below.

Ragan Morales

ragan.morales@leanderisd.org




Welcome to the Camacho Counseling Corner for 3rd-5th Grade students and families.  My name is Ragan Morales.  This is my first year as a School Counselor at Camacho Elementary.  I am thrilled to be serving the families of Leander and look forward to a stellar year with our Cosmos Students. Social and emotional growth are foundational to academic success, and my desire is to be a resource in all of these areas.