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Age Appropriate Sex Education better for Your School-age child (School age kids – 6 – 12)

Kids in this age group differ from preschoolers. Vague answers may have sufficed in previous years, but at this stage, they want detailed explanations, and they want them now.   Comprehensive explanations are sought after by your children as their questions become more complex, so it’s not uncommon to find them asking ‘why’ to every single thing they are told.   When talking to children of this age group about sex, three things are essential: Find out what they already know (this buys you time to think, helps you slow the conversation down and understand what they are thinking.) Correct any wrong notions (this is the place to correct any false ideas they previously had. For examples, ‘no, babies don’t […]

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Age Appropriate Sex Education better for Your School-age child (School age kids – 6 – 12)

Kids in this age group differ from preschoolers. Vague answers may have sufficed in previous years, but at this stage, […]