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Talking About Touching Teacher Resources

Listed below you will find links to all of the materials needed to facilitate Talking About Touching in your classroom for the 2018-2019 school year.  Please refer to the Teacher Letter for instructions on the use of each document. Please refer to the schedule for important dates, including timing of parent letter distribution and data reporting. Thanks for your partnership in keeping kids safe!



Dear Teachers/Interns:

Thank you so much for your dedication to keeping children safe.  We are so excited to have your join us in implementing this curriculum in your classrooms. We strive to make this a valuable program for children and to do so rely heavily on strong community partners. Thank you for being one of those partners!  

This year will be very similar to past years where you implement safety lessons ONCE A WEEK in your classroom starting in January 2019. Lessons will begin the week of JANUARY 7, 2019.  This letter outlines the rest of the plan for the upcoming year and for implementation.

You will be provided with printed, updated copies of the 2018-2019 attendance sheets and calendar, as well as the 2018-2019 pre-test and post-test. All materials have been made available to you online.

>>To access materials electronically, visit the Child Abuse Council website at In the PREVENTION tab, select TALKING ABOUT TOUCHING in the drop-down menu, then click the blue TAT TEACHER RESOURCES button on the left-hand side. The password is TAT.


Items available electronically to each classroom:

  1. An electronic copy of this letter

  2. Calendar of lessons for the 2018-2019 school year

  3. Take Home Letters 1-7 in English AND Spanish

  4. Attendance Sheet

  5. Pre-Test

  6. Post-Test

  7. Link to Service Evaluation

  8. Teachers Guide

  9. Additional Resources for you use in the classroom (see below for information.)


Here are some important date for you to note:

  • Attendance is due monthly and must be turned in by the date noted on the lesson calendar (unless otherwise noted.)

  • Pre-tests are due to the Child Abuse Council by 1/18/2019

  • Post-Tests are due to the Child Abuse Council by 4/26/2019

  • Service Evaluations Due to Child Abuse Council by 4/26/2019




Heather Lamb

Child Abuse Council

524 15th Street, Moline, IL 61265

Office: 309-736-7170 x113

Fax: 309-736-7150