Homeschooling Sex Education – Book Recommendations
Now that many of us are sheltering at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are finding ourselves in a unique situation with unique struggles. You may be at home with your children, faced with trying to homeschool them for the first time while also continuing your own work. With our kids out of school, they may be missing important lessons surrounding sex education. Here are our book recommendations to help you homeschool your children’s sex education.
It’s Not the Stork! helps answer these endless and perfectly normal questions that preschool, kindergarten, and early elementary school children ask about how they began. Vetted and approved by science, health, and child development experts, the information is up-to-date, age-appropriate, and scientifically accurate, and aimed at helping kids feel proud, knowledgeable, and comfortable about their own bodies, about how they were born, and about the family they are part of.
Children have plenty of questions about reproduction and babies — and about sex and sexuality, too.It’s So Amazing! provides the answers — with fun, accurate, comic-book-style artwork and a clear, lively text that reflects elementary-school children’s interest in how things work, while giving them a healthy understanding of their bodies.
This book is a cutting-edge resource for kids, parents, teachers, librarians, and anyone else who cares about the well-being of tweens and teens. Providing accurate and up-to-date answers to nearly every imaginable question, from conception and puberty to birth control and internet safety, It’s Perfectly Normal offers young people the information they need — now more than ever — to make responsible decisions and stay healthy.
This book features tips, how-tos, and facts from the experts! You’ll find answers to questions about your changing body, from hair care to healthy eating, bad breath to bras, periods to pimples, and everything in between.
This thoughtful advice book will guide girls through the next steps of growing up. The Care & Keeping of You 2 follows up the original bestseller with even more in-depth details about the physical and emotional changes girls are going through. This book covers new questions about periods, her growing body, peer pressure, personal care, and more.
This book is full of advice, tips, and facts from a pediatrician about how the body changes. Boys will find age-appropriate answers to questions about voice changes, acne, bad breath, shaving, and everything in between.