Developed by a PhD in psychology and human sexuality, this animated course introduces the early reader to the proper scientific terms for genitals and other body parts. It also discusses privacy and private parts on the body, as well as a discussion on inappropriate touch, trusted adults and reporting.
The course is specifically designed for children:
It's short - 12 minutes long;
It has two presentation formats. One with voice audio and background music and the other without voice audio;
It can be paused for slower readers;
And it's upbeat, nonthreatening, energetic and kinetic.
View the promo video for a more complete list of the terms to be defined and discussed.
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