Growing up, neither of our parents taught us about sex. As a matter of fact, not only did the world teach both of us about sex, neither of us grew up in a Christian household. Can you relate? And it felt so good. We both know that God honored us for making the decision to wait to have sex until after we married and wanted to be sure our children had the chance to do the same.
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Great Sex Education Books for Preschoolers | Alyson Schafer
Linda and Richard Eyre stress that it's never too soon-or too late-to start discussing sex and values with your children, and they've got proven strategies to make it easier. For parents who want to go beyond the birds and the bees talk, How to Talk to Your Child About Sex provides thoughtful, clear, specific guidance on when and, most important, how to help children begin to learn and understand sex, love, and commitment from the most positive viewpoint possible. Preliminary "as needed" talks with three-to eight-year-olds The age eight Big Talk Follow-up talks with eight-to thirteen-year-olds Behavior discussions and guidelines with eleven-to sixteen-year-olds Discussions of perspective and personal standards with fifteen-to nineteen-year-olds. Few parents enjoy those oh-so-important talks with children about the "facts of life.
6 Must Have Resources to Teach Your Child About Sex (God’s Way)
I believe in talking about sex with our children from the youngest of ages. It may start with simply naming body parts. There are some great books that you can find in your local library that are written and illustrated specifically for preschoolers.
The thought of discussing sex with your teen is enough to drain the life out of any parent. Yes, it's a natural part of life, but that doesn't make it any less embarrassing or uncomfortable to talk about. That's when the power of media can come into play. To aid you in your chat about the birds and the bees with your teen, we've rounded up a list of seven sex ed books that do all the talking for you.