Watch ‘em yourself first to make sure they jibe with your values.
I believe it’s fine to discuss anything related to reproduction, puberty and waiting for sex with kids of mixed ages. This helps to normalize the conversation in your family.
In addition to your family values about sexuality, by eight-years-old your child should: Have an awareness of the life cycle of humans, plants and animals, including the needs and responsibilities for caring for them….
Most sexually active people will be infected with at least one type of HPV at some point. Usually the body’s immune system fights the virus and it resolves. HPV is highly communicable–very easy to get (and give)!
You are the best sex educator for your child because you will share your values. Values are hugely important to kids when it comes to sexual decision making.