It s Perfectly Normal

It s Perfectly Normal

Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy.

Author: Robie H. Harris

Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)

ISBN: 0763624330

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 89

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Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

It s Perfectly Normal

It s Perfectly Normal

Fully and fearlessly updated, this vital new edition of the acclaimed book on sex, sexuality, bodies, and puberty deserves a spot in every family’s library.

Author: Robie H. Harris

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781536207217

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 0

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Fully and fearlessly updated, this vital new edition of the acclaimed book on sex, sexuality, bodies, and puberty deserves a spot in every family’s library. With more than 1.5 million copies in print, It’s Perfectly Normal has been a trusted resource on sexuality for more than twenty-five years. Rigorously vetted by experts, this is the most ambitiously updated edition yet, featuring to-the-minute information and language accompanied by new and refreshed art. Updates include: * A shift to gender-neutral vocabulary throughout * An expansion on LGBTQIA topics, gender identity, sex, and sexuality—making this a sexual health book for all readers * Coverage of recent advances in methods of sexual safety and contraception with corresponding illustrations * A revised section on abortion, including developments in the shifting politics and legislation as well as an accurate, honest overview * A sensitive and detailed expansion on the topics of sexual abuse, the importance of consent, and destigmatizing HIV/AIDS * A modern understanding of social media and the internet that tackles rapidly changing technology to highlight its benefits and pitfalls and ways to stay safe online Inclusive and accessible, this newest edition of It’s Perfectly Normal provides young people with the knowledge and vocabulary they need to understand their bodies, relationships, and identities in order to make responsible decisions and stay healthy.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

It s Perfectly Normal

It s Perfectly Normal

Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy.

Author: Robie H. Harris

Publisher:

ISBN: 0606358633

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 799

For use in schools and libraries only. Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

It s Perfectly Normal

It s Perfectly Normal

Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy.

Author: Robie H. Harris

Publisher: Family Library

ISBN: 9780763668723

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 113

View: 505

Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

It s Perfectly Normal

It s Perfectly Normal

Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, Gender, and Sexual Health Robie H. Harris. A FAMILY LIBRARY A book for every age that answers nearly every question about birth , babies , bodies , families , and healthy sexuality by the award ...

Author: Robie H. Harris

Publisher: Candlewick Press

ISBN: 9781536216127

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 574

Fully and fearlessly updated, this vital new edition of the acclaimed book on sex, sexuality, bodies, and puberty deserves a spot in every family’s library. With more than 1.5 million copies in print, It’s Perfectly Normal has been a trusted resource on sexuality for more than twenty-five years. Rigorously vetted by experts, this is the most ambitiously updated edition yet, featuring to-the-minute information and language accompanied by new and refreshed art. Updates include: * A shift to gender-neutral vocabulary throughout * An expansion on LGBTQIA topics, gender identity, sex, and sexuality—making this a sexual health book for all readers * Coverage of recent advances in methods of sexual safety and contraception with corresponding illustrations * A revised section on abortion, including developments in the shifting politics and legislation as well as an accurate, honest overview * A sensitive and detailed expansion on the topics of sexual abuse, the importance of consent, and destigmatizing HIV/AIDS * A modern understanding of social media and the internet that tackles rapidly changing technology to highlight its benefits and pitfalls and ways to stay safe online Inclusive and accessible, this newest edition of It’s Perfectly Normal provides young people with the knowledge and vocabulary they need to understand their bodies, relationships, and identities in order to make responsible decisions and stay healthy.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

These Are Our Bodies Foundation Book

These Are Our Bodies  Foundation Book

It's Not the Stork! A Book About Girls, Boys, Babies, Bodies, Families and Friends (The Family Library). Candlewick, 2008. ____. It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health (The Family Library).

Author: Leslie Choplin

Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 9781606743089

Category: Education

Page: 283

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Sexuality and faith—formation for a lifetime
Categories: Education

Sex Ed for Caring Schools

Sex Ed for Caring Schools

Go to a bookstore or library and find a book about sex ed geared toward younger kids and preteens. Deconstruct this book from your own ... It's perfectly normal: Changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health (the family library).

Author: Sharon Lamb

Publisher: Teachers College Press

ISBN: 9780807772270

Category: Education

Page: 169

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While arguments for and against teaching abstinence, the use of contraceptives, and sexual identity are becoming more and more polarized, most people agree that students must learn to navigate an increasingly sexual world. Sex Ed for Caring Schools presents a curriculum that goes beyond the typical health education most students receive today. As part of a critical pedagogy movement that connects education to social justice enterprises, this book and the corresponding online curriculum encourage students to talk, write, and think about the moral and relational issues underlying sex in society today. Addressing the real concerns of todays teens, this book includes lessons on pornography, prostitution, media objectification, religion, and stereotypes.
Categories: Education

Silenced in the Library Banned Books in America

Silenced in the Library  Banned Books in America

in a school district in Washington after members of the school board decided that it promoted masturbation and fell into the category of child pornography. ... “It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex and Sexual Health.

Author: Zeke Jarvis

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781440843952

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 289

View: 517

Censorship has been an ongoing phenomenon even in "the land of the free." This examination of banned books across U.S. history examines the motivations and effects of censorship, shows us how our view of right and wrong has evolved over the years, and helps readers to understand the tremendous importance of books and films in our society. • Provides readers with a broad understanding of the different levels of censorship • Puts challenges to books into historical context of societal standards and current events • Takes both historical and literary perspectives, recognizing the lasting cultural influences of texts and their literary significance • Presents biographical background of major authors who have been challenged • Identifies the source and explains the result of challenges to the most important or influential banned books • Compares challenges to controversial books against similar challenges to controversial films, television shows, and video games
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Raising a Strong Willed Child

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Raising a Strong Willed Child

How to Give Your Teens the Privacy They Crave and the Guidance They Need by Peter Sheras and Andrea Thompson It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health (The Family Library) by Robie H. Harris and Michael ...

Author: Helen Coronato

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9780241883815

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 327

View: 447

When "because I'm the parent" meets "you're not the boss of me"... Good news: there are many ways to parent willful children without everyday clashes. Here parents learn how to capitalize on children's strengths and make bad days more manageable. Full of ideas and techniques, it explores: how to use empathy first and discipline second; exercises and strategies that work to calm toddler tantrums; bringing teachers on board; raging hormones in teen rebels; and dealing with health and safety issues. -- Much more positive than other parenting books, which focus on discipline and parental control -- Helps parents understand and accept children for who they are, as well as who they can hope to be
Categories: Family & Relationships

Book Banning in 21st Century America

Book Banning in 21st Century America

Family. One of the most well-known challenge cases in the past 10 years took place in Lewiston, Maine. In 2007, a concerned grandmother checked out It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health, a children's ...

Author: Emily J. M. Knox

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781442231689

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 186

View: 795

Book Banning in 21st Century America, based on thirteen contemporary book challenge cases in schools and public libraries across the United States argues that understanding contemporary reading practices, especially interpretive strategies, is vital to understanding why people attempt to censor books in schools and public libraries.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines