Relationship lessons from age 5
Lessons about personal, social and health matters including sex and relationships will be compulsory in all England schools from ages 5 to 16.
A BBC poll of more than 1000 people found two thirds would support sex lessons from the age of 11.
87% say yes to sex and relationship lessons to be compulsory
36% say no to lessons on contraception before 13
18th September 2008
Sex Education for 6 year olds
Family campaigners have called it an attack on childrens natural modesty
Norman Wells – ‘Its up to parents and carers to teach sex education to children
11th May 2010
A DVD to be shown makes explicit references to genitalia
DVD to be shown to 5 year olds
One mother said she was distressed at graphic references made to female and male body parts and she was worried that children might ‘Sexually experiment’ with each other after seeing the film.