Puberty Happens

2018 Edition

Puberty is a building block for future sexual health education. This curriculum, updated in 2018, is written for youth in 4th-6th grades and includes: 

  • activities that increase knowledge, critical thinking and skills
  • inclusive language and activities
  • realistic scenarios and opportunities for young people to problem solve and make healthy decisions
  • a flexible, easy-to-use format aligned with national and Maine’s health education standards
  • supplemental lessons on a variety of age-appropriate topics such as body image, healthy relationships and Internet safety
  • background information, resources and support for educators

Please feel free to download the Puberty Happens lessons, or contact education@mainefamilyplanning.org for more information on obtaining a hard copy of the curriculum and professional development opportunities.