5th Grade Reproductive Health & Disease Prevention Education
  • The Always Changing and Growing Up Program helps both boys and girls:

    Understand the physical and emotional changes they experience during puberty, and acknowledge these changes as a normal part of  growth and development.

    Learn the physiology of their bodies and correct terminology for parts of the reproductive system.

    Understand that personal hygiene is each individual’s responsibility.


    In addition, the program helps girls:

    Understand the menstrual cycle.

    Understand what to expect during a period.

    Learn how to manage periods while continuing with normal activities.


    To preview the scope & sequence and individual lessons of the Always Changing and Growing Up program or ways to support your student(s) during puberty, select from the following menu below:

  • 5th Grade Scope & Sequence

  • Girls' Curriculum

  • Boys' Curriculum

  • Parent Resource

  • After previewing the materials, scope & sequence, and individual lessons, if you so choose to exempt your student(s) from the Reproductive Health and Disease Prevention curriculum, please login to your Parent's Focus account, to complete the process.



    Detailed instructions to guide you through the process can be found here.