Funny Tummy Feelings

Empowering first graders to protect themselves from abuse

Funny Tummy Feelings is for:

The nearly 13,000 first graders in Wake County’s public schools, as well as private and charter schools.

Program focus:
  • Teaching children how to protect themselves from physical and sexual abuse.
  • Distinguishing between pleasant and unpleasant emotions (those “funny tummy feelings”)
  • The differences between good and not-so-good secrets.
  • What parts of our bodies are private.
  • When and how to say no effectively.
  • How to identify and select trustworthy, supportive adults.
  • Trained facilitators present the interactive and engaging one-hour program.
Program details:
  • Presentation length – One hour
  • Locations – Public, private and charter schools in Wake County
  • Day and time – Determined by individual school schedules
Program coordinator
Elizabeth Clark; 919.232.5699