Tag Archives: Human Sexuality

Human Sexuality prepares Denali students for the future

By Ibrahim Ayub Staff Writer When students first hear about the Human Sexuality class, some cringe. Nonetheless, students at Denali feel that this class is very important for their future. In the course, students are taught ways to prevent STDs, how the human reproductive systems work, facts about teen pregnancy and concepts behind healthy relationships. “I know stuff that I

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Human Sexuality allows students to explore new ideas

By Jannaya Garcia and Priya Kaur Staff Writers  Summit Tahoma offers a class called Human Sexuality as an Expeditions course that allows students to expand their definition of sexuality. In this course, students are able to learn about anatomy, reproduction, methods of safe sex and the emotional and physical responsibilities that come with it. Tahoma freshman Jasmine Castillo explained: “You

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Human Sexuality course educates students about their developing bodies

By Juan Ambrosio, Osvaldo Ayala and Brayan Lozano Staff Writers Human sexuality is the way someone expresses themselves sexually, due to past experiences, physical and emotional behaviors and their biological sex. In the Human Sexuality course, students talk about experiences they have had during puberty, as well as other subjects such as safe sex, how their bodies are changing and

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Human Sexuality teaches students to be comfortable with themselves

By Melissa Domingo and Mytrisha Sarmiento Staff Writers Human Sexuality is an Expeditions course that focuses on teaching students how to be comfortable with their own sexuality and that of others. Students learn a variety of concepts related to being a person in a society filled with labels and injustice. The Human Sexuality teacher, Bea Daily, said, “It’s about sexuality

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Human Sexuality teaches about protection and prevention of pregnancy

By Juan Cerda, Marvin Garcia and Claudia Mendoza Staff Writers The Human Sexuality course is based in part on students being taught about protection and how to prevent unwanted pregnancy. They are also told about resources they could use in case of pregnancy and options they could take. For Celebration of Learning, students made posters about issues related to the

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Summit Prep offers a look into the human experience with Expeditions

By Jon Garvin Staff Writer Celebration of Learning is an annual showcase put together by the Expeditions team where students and parents come together to learn about the different courses. Students in the Anthropology, Ethnic Studies, Girl Rising and Human Sexuality classes explored different aspects of culture and the human experience. Here are some things they displayed at the Celebration

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Expeditions students explore their passions

By Cindy Aviles Staff Writer Expeditions classes allow students to explore many subjects they are passionate about. There were many diverse classes that presented at the Celebration of Learning on May 11, giving students and parents from Summit Public School: Rainier the opportunity to see what other students care about and what they have worked so hard on during Expeditions.

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