• Below, you will find a list of resources for Puberty and Reproductive Health and Safety Education used by Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools in grades 4-10. Resources are listed by grade level and are designated as teacher or student resources. To preview these materials, you may contact your child's teacher or school and set up an appointment. You may also contact the Instructional Resources Center at 336-727-2373 to set up an appointment to preview materials at that location (4801 Bethania Station Road, Winston-Salem).

     

    WINSTON-SALEM/FORSYTH COUNTY SCHOOLS

    FAMILY LIFE/RHASE RESOURCES

     

    Grade Four

    Teacher Resources

    • North Carolina School Health Training Center's "What Do Kids Need to Know and When Do They Need to Know It" 4th grade puberty education lesson plans (4.ICR.2)
    • Sexuality and Character Education K-12 (teacher resource only) 

     

    Grade Five

    Teacher Resources

    • North Carolina School Health Training Center's "What Do Kids Need to Know and When Do They Need to Know It" 5th grade puberty education lesson plans (5.ICR.2)
    • Sexuality and Character Education K-12 (teacher resource only)

    Student Resources

      

    Grade Six

    Teacher Resources

    • Successfully Teaching Middle School Health
    • Sexuality and Character Education K-12 (teacher resource only, unless otherwise approved by Health program manager)
    • Choices Magazine

     

    Grade Seven

    Teacher Resources

    • Successfully Teaching Middle School Health
    • Sexuality and Character Education K-12 (teacher resource only, unless otherwise approved by Health program manager)
    • Choices Magazine
    • Wise Guys and Smart Girls curriculum (with program manager, principal, and instructional superintendent approval)
    • Understanding HIV and AIDS – teacher notebook

    Student Resources

    • The Biggest Myths About STI's – DVD (7.ICR.3.1 and 7.ICR.3.2)
    • Understanding HIV and AIDS – DVD (7.ICR.3.1)

     

    Grade Eight

    Teacher Resources

    • Successfully Teaching Middle School Health
    • Sexuality and Character Education K-12 (teacher resource only, unless otherwise approved by Health program manager)
    • Choices Magazine
    • The Dangers of Sexting – teacher notebook

    Student Resources

    • The Dangers of Sexting – DVD (8.ICR.3.4)
    • Too Young, Abstinence & Contraception – DVD (8.ICR.3.1 and 8.ICR.3.2)

     

    Grade Nine/Ten

    Teacher Resources

    • Successfully Teaching High School Health
    • Sexuality and Character Education K-12 (teacher resource only, unless otherwise approved by Health program manager)
    • Choices Magazine
    • Chosen – teacher resources DVD

    Student Resources

    • Chosen – DVD (9.ICR.1.5)

     

    Presenters:

    • Forsyth County Department of Public Health (all grades)
    • Wise Guys and Smart Girls (7th grade; with permission from program manager, principal, and instructional superintendent)
    • Salem Pregnancy Care Center (8th grade)

     

     


    The following resources have previously been approved and used in Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools to teach Family Life/Reproductive Health to students in grades 5-10. These resources are no longer suggested for use, but are still approved for individual schools and teachers to use.  The resources are listed by grade level and are designated as teacher or student resources.

     

    WINSTON-SALEM/FORSYTH COUNTY SCHOOLS

    (Previously Approved)

    FAMILY LIFE/RHASE RESOURCES

     

    Grade Five

    Teacher Resources

    • The Puberty Workshop and Curriculum:  Videos Include - "What is Puberty?"; "Girls and Puberty"; "Boys and Puberty"; "New Emotions, New Feelings"; HIV and AIDS

     

    Grade Six

    Student Resources

    • Your Body Book – student book
    • All About Boys, All About Character – video
    • All About Girls, All About Character – video 

     

    Grade Seven

    Teacher Resources

    • The Dangers of STD’s – overhead transparencies pack (new 2008)

    Student Resources

    • Puberty for Boys: Amazing Changes Inside and Out (on Discovery Ed)
    • Puberty for Girls: Amazing Changes Inside and Out (on Discovery Ed)

     

    Grade Eight

    Teacher Resources

    • Quest – teacher guide 

    Student Resources

    • Thinking About Abstinence – DVD
    • Quest – student workbook

     

    Grade Nine

    Teacher Resources

    • Aspire – teacher guide
    • The Dangers of Sexually Transmitted Infections – overhead transparencies pack (new 2008)
    • Teaching Facts About Birth Control:  Preparing for Marriage and Parenthood - overhead transparencies
    • The Dangers of Sexting – teacher notebook (new 2011) 

    Student Resources

    • Sex and Character – student book
    • Aspire – student book
    • Go Ape:  Abstinence Protects Everyone – multimedia program
    • Real People, Abstinence:  Choosing to Wait – multimedia program
    • Teens 4 Teens – Focus on Abstinence – CD-ROM