4th and 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.

Preview Instructions here.

Students will watch the following videos during their specials class on March 8, 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 (sent home in Wednesday folders 2-3 weeks before the video is shown) and returning it to Heather Robinson by Wednesday, March 5.

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

Heather Robinson