5th Grade Girl Talk April 29th

5th Grade GIRL TALK

A special evening for 5th grade girls and their mother or trusted adult to celebrate and talk about growing up!

Join us on Zoom in your pajamas!

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88699632846?pwd=U0ZRYmNVQU15cTFJOUhydVE1UTlGUT09

Meeting ID: 886 9963 2846 Passcode: 109455

Our guest speaker will be Jane Barber who will share her own stories about growing up and cover topics including the process of female puberty, hormones and emotions, physical changes during puberty, the female reproductive system, menstruation, female hygiene and how girls can prepare for puberty.

By April 7th, please find a favorite baby photo, and a current photo (jpg format please) of your daughter that will be featured in our slideshow during the event. Email with your student’s name to Cari Malek malekcari@gmail.com

A growing up goodie bag and fun treats for our event will be distributed to each family before the event- more info to follow.

After the zoom, Jane recommends watching this video (The first portion titled “Girls Only”) together with your daughter:

https://youtu.be/kzjbyEiuruM

A little more about our guest speaker, Jane Barber:

Jane enjoys working with youth! She has been a Special Education Instructional Assistant at Woodbridge High School since 2001 and was High School Girls’ Director at her church for 12 years. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from UCI and has lived in Irvine since 1995. Jane and her husband Todd were married in 1992 and have a son
and a daughter. Jane is thankful her children received their education in IUSD from preschool through high school. Now their children are thriving adults, and they have a daughter-in-law who married their son in 2018.

Hope to see all the 5th grade girls there!