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Years 5 & 6 Puberty Workshops

A series of workshops designed to educate students about the physical, social and emotional changes that occur at puberty and strategies to manage them.

Puberty is a significant time of growth and change that all humans experience and education on the topic has many positive impacts for young people. SHFPACT’s series of workshops use a variety of educational experiences to explore the Social, Emotional and Physical changes that occur during puberty and how to manage them.

All workshops are mapped to the content descriptors of the Year 5 & 6 Health and Physical Education Australian Curriculum and contain content about consent.


The Physical Changes of Puberty
Sessions 1 & 2

Private body parts, physical changes of puberty and how reproductive systems work.

The Social & Emotional Changes of Puberty
Sessions 3 & 4

Personal Identity, qualities of healthy relationships and boundaries, understanding emotions and managing strong emotions in puberty. 

Each session is 90 minutes. Schools can opt to book sessions 1 & 2 or sessions 1 to 4.

On complement student workshops, SHFPACT offers a 90 minute Parent Information Evening. Parents will learn about sexuality and relationships education, its place in schools and how they can support their child through puberty and beyond. Common concerns and myths are addressed as well as tips for effective communication, responding to tricky questions and resources for further support. Information regarding student workshops is also provided.


  • 2 workshops $20 per student
  • 4 workshops $35 per student
  • Parent information evening $290

Please call 02 6247 3077 or email us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Relationships, Students, Puberty


Level,1 28 University Avenue
Canberra ACT 2601

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