Activities

Taking care of your body during puberty

Year 5
Year 6
Year 7
Growing bodies
Students identify appropriate self care practices which become increasingly important as they go through puberty.

Qualities of respectful relationships

Year 7
Relationships
Students identify the qualities of a respectful relationship, problem solve in a range of bullying, harassment and stressful situations and work towards enhancing an existing relationship through the development of an action plan.

Issues with online communication

Year 7
Sexual health
Staying safe
Students discuss the positives and challenges of using technology to communicate. They also reflect on their own and other people’s online behaviour.

Puberty part 1

Year 7
Year 8
Growing bodies
Sexual health

Students brainstorm feelings associated with puberty, explore the myths & facts of puberty using the Laugh and learn video as a stimulus and create an illustration of a myth and associated fact.

Puberty part 2

Year 7
Year 8
Growing bodies
Sexual health

Students explores the physical, social & emotional changes associated with puberty using the Laugh and learn video as a stimulus and then create a mindmap of positive coping strategies.

HPV vaccine

Year 7
Year 8
Sexual health
Staying safe

Videos and short activities to use with students before they receive their HPV vaccine at school.