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Maturation & Sexuality

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Maturation & Sexuality

Curriculum Resource List for Health Topics                        

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Maturation & Sexuality – Grade 9

Resource: Curriculum Expectations Met:
Teachers may choose up to two topics, which include:Birth control: do you need it?  Learn about how birth control works, available options and community supports.Wanna talk STIs?  What you really need to know about sexually transmitted infections.Are you IN TOUCH with your relationships?  All relationships are different of course, but health ones have several important qualities

Each topic is designed for a 75 minutes class. Classroom presentations are available October to May.   

Email  Diane Lockman, PHN at  to book your classes as soon as possible.

Healthy Active Living Education, Grade 9, Open Individual and Family Living, Grade 9 
Information for Teachers:
Teaching Sexual Health Lesson Plans Grade 9   Created by Alberta Health Services, includes lesson plans, teaching tools and resources.
Peel Sexual Health-Helping Teens
Sexual health education in the schools: Questions & Answers – 2015 Ontario Edition

Last modified on Feb 06, 2017