My Body! What I Say Goes! — Class Set
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Empower and teach the children in your care about personal body safety, feelings, safe and unsafe touch, private parts, the difference between secrets and surprises, consent, and respectful relationships with this class set of:
- 1 x My Body! What I Say Goes! picture book
- 30 x My Body! What I Say Goes! Activity Book
- 7 x Lesson Plans to accompany the books
- 30 x Body Safety Rules bookmarks
This set is ideal for teachers, schools, kindergartens, childcare centers, protective behaviours workshop facilitators and sexual education specialists. Best suited to children aged 4 to 10 years.
Approximately 20% of girls, and 8% of boys will experience sexual abuse before their 18th birthday (Pereda, et al, 2009). Parents, caregivers, and educators all have a duty of care to protect children by teaching them age-appropriate Body Safety skills. These skills empower children, and go a long way in keeping them safe from abuse — ensuring they grow up as assertive and confident teenagers and adults.
My Body! What I Say Goes!
Through age-appropriate illustrations and engaging text, this full-colour picture book will empower children by teaching them crucial skills in personal Body Safety. This in turn will help protect them from inappropriate touch.
Also included are in-depth Discussion Questions to further enhance the learning and to initiate important conversations around body autonomy.
Written by the author of 'No Means No!' and 'Some Secrets Should Never Be Kept', this book will teach children the following crucial and empowering skills in personal body safety:
- identifying safe and unsafe feelings
- recognizing Early Warning Signs
- developing a Safety Network
- using the correct names for private parts
- understanding the difference safe and unsafe touch
- understanding the difference between secrets and surprises
- respecting body boundaries.
The crucial skills taught in this book will empower children to say in a strong and clear voice, "This is my body! What I say goes!"
My Body! What I Say Goes! Activity Book (30 copies included!)
This 16-page, black and white Activity Book has been designed to reinforce the Body Safety messages children will encounter in My Body! What I Say Goes! picture book and the accompanying 7 lesson plans. On completion, the Activity Book can be taken home so children can share their new skills and understandings with family members.
7 Lesson Plans
These 7 lesson plans have been written to enhance and deepened the learning children will experience when being read My Body! What I Say Goes! picture book and accompanying Activity Book. The 13 pages of lesson plans include: overall key objectives, resources needed and reproducible blackline masters. Each individual lesson plan offers: an introductory lesson, a whole class focus, an individual or partner task and a reflection activity.
My Body Safety Rules Bookmarks
30 individual bookmarks for children to keep and use to help them remember the essential points of Body Safety.