Irise International

Menstrual Health Education Resource


This resource provides guidance to develop lessons for schoolgirls, trainers, teachers or women’s groups with practical activities and games to use in the classroom.

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This resource is part of a set of resources designed by Irise to help organisations develop and evaluate a menstrual hygiene project. This specific resource can be used to develop lessons for schoolgirls, or it can be used to train trainers, teachers or women’s groups. It provides a variety of practical activities and games which can be used in the classroom to cover eight themes around menstrua health education: 1. Puberty; 2. Anatomy; 3. The Menstrual Cycle; 4. Irregularity ; 5. Pain
6. Menstrual Hygiene; 7. Feelings; 8. Sex