as part of sexplain's WORKSHOPS, STUDENTS can anonymously SUBMIT QUESTIONS via a box.
Here are some questions from the box. These are all from KS3 students.
(This purpose of this piece is not to answer these questions, but rather to give readers & fellow educators a sense of the sort of questions that students of this age may have.)
The original language/phrasing of the questions has also been maintained.
"Why do girls have boobs and boys don't?"
- What happens if you have sex on your period?
- When will I get my period?
- When’s your period normally due? And how long do they last?
- How do you put a tampon in?
- What happens if you don’t start your period?
- Why do we have periods?
WHAT IS [INSERT WORD]?!
- A dildo
- A rim job
- Doggy Style
- An erection
- Dry sex
- Anal sex
- Cream pie
- 4 corners
- A tampon
- An orgasm
- A sex robot
- Blue waffle
"What's the average age to start puberty?"
- What happens in puberty?
- Why do you get hairs?
- What’s the average age to start puberty?
- What age do boys get sperm?
- Do you have to lose your virginity by having a penis in a vagina?
- Can a girl lose their virginity to a girl?
- What happens when you have sex with a girl and it's her first time?
- How do you know if you’re ready?
- What are all the STIs and how do you get them?
- If you have AIDS what happens to you during sexual intercourse?
- Do women wash out their vaginas after sex?
- Why do you wash the penis?
- What is dick cheese?
- What’s a yeast infection? How do you get them?
- If you get fingered by a dirty finger can you get an infection?
- Can STDs be transmitted through kissing?
- What sorts of STIs are transmitted through oral sex?
- How do you know if you’re in an unhealthy relationship?
- How could you tell someone you think they're in an abusive relationship?
- What do you do to get into a relationship?
- Why do people date?
- Why does people's preferred gender change?
- Why do people have genders?
- What are flavoured condoms?
- How many types of contraception?
- Why do you have to wear condoms?
- Can you get condoms for lesbians?
- Why are there flavoured/scented condoms?
- What if a condom gets stuck inside of the body?
- Where do you put condoms?
- Female condoms?
- How reliable is the morning after pill and the pregnancy pill?
- Is it normal to masturbate at this age?
- What’s the best sex toy?
- Does sex hurt?
- Does sex feel good?
- Is cum bad for you?
- Can I drink cum?
- What does it feel like when boys cum?
- What happens when you swallow cum?
- How do lesbians have sex?
- How do gay people have sex?
- Why do boys get boners?
- What does sex feel like?
- What does it feel like to have anal?
- What happens to the dead sperm in the body?
- What does it feel like to have your vagina licked?
- Do you have to have sex?
- Why do people watch porn?
- What is porn for?
- How long do you go for?
- Is there more than 1 way to have sex?
"Why are people so obsessed with sex??"
- Who made sex?
- Why do we have to learn this?
- Why are 13 year olds so horny?
- Why do men have penises and women have a vagina?
- Why do people have underaged sex?
- Why do girls have boobs and boys don’t?
- How do women attract men to have sex?
- Why do we get attracted to other people?
- WHY DO YOU DO IT?
- Where does your body come from? How do you poo?? Why do you wee???
- Why are people so obsessed with sex??
- Why do we have to have sex in our life?
"Average penis length?"
- What is the average penis size
- Does size matter?
- How long can a penis be?
- Average penis length?
- What does a vagina look like?
- Can girls really become 'loose'? Because, it’s a muscle, right?
age of consent
- Can you lose your virginity under the age of 16 legally?
- What age can you have sex?
- If you’re legally allowed to have sex at 16 why do you have to be 18 to buy sex toys?
- If you lose your virginity under age what will happen to the people who have sex?
"How are baby boys and girls made?"
- Does pre-cum have sperm in it?
- Is it true you can get a girl pregnant by kissing?
- Can you get pregnant from anal?
- How are baby boys and girls made?
- Why do babies heads come out first?
- Is it true that if you have a period while pregnant it is bad and likely to have a miscarriage?
- How are triplets made?
- How do we get twins?
- Why do you have to have sex to make a baby?
- What happens if the sperm goes down the wrong tube?
- What are the reasons that make people not be able to have children?
- What age is it possible to have a baby?
- Why do they use the quote "my water broke!"??