Author:
Angie Foster-Lawson
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Health, Medicine and Nursing, Education
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Level:
Lower Primary
Tags:
  • Anatomy
  • Boundaries
  • Bullying and Abuse Prevention
  • Child Abuse Prevention
  • Comprehensive Sexuality Education
  • Consent
  • Health Education
  • Health Education Skills
  • Sex Education
  • Sexuality Education
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    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
    Language:
    English, Spanish
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    Graphics/Photos, Video

    K-2 Understanding Our Bodies: The Basics Lesson (Online/Offline Adaptation)

    K-2 Understanding Our Bodies: The Basics Lesson (Online/Offline Adaptation)

    Overview

    The Oregon Department of Education released this online and offline lesson adaptation, as a part of the Distance Learning for All Erin's Law Toolkit for Districts. The lesson is an Advocates for Youth Rights, Respect, Responsibility (3Rs) Kindergarden lesson entitled Understanding Our Bodies: The Basics. The full lesson has been adapted by Mulnomah County Health Department to be more trauma-informed, more trans-inclusive, and to prompt more discussion about race and racism. This lesson focuses on the core sexuality education topics: Anatomy, Bullying and Abuse Prevention, Consent & Boundaries, which are each foundational to child abuse prevention education. 

    3Rs Original Authors: Elizabeth Schroeder EdD MSWEva Goldfarb PhDNora Gelperin MEd 

    Description and Link to Full Lesson

    The Oregon Department of Education released this online and offline lesson adaptation, as a part of the Distance Learning for All Erin's Law Toolkit for Districts. The lesson is an Advocates for Youth Rights, Respect, Responsibility (3Rs) Kindergarden lesson entitled Understanding Our Bodies: The Basics. The full lesson has been adapted by Mulnomah County Health Department to be more trauma-informed, more trans-inclusive, and to prompt more discussion about race and racism. This lesson focuses on the core sexuality education topics: Anatomy, Bullying and Abuse Prevention, Consent & Boundaries, which are each foundational to child abuse prevention education. 

    Please see linked PDF below and in the resources library for full lesson content and online/offline instruction notes. 

    Oregon Health Education Standards: 
    HE.1.K.4 Name reproductive body parts, using proper anatomical terms, and stages in the basic growth processes of all people.