One word to describe your body #BodyImageMovement #MondayBlogs | designatedsafeguardinglead

Inspired by the video posted on twitter by @tarynbrumfitt I wondered when we start to think negatively about our bodies. Taryn asked several woman to use one word to describe their body and you can guess the outcome. Wobbly, not perfect, short, fat etc.  Did we always feel like this? And what about boys?

So I asked my students.
Age
Boys
Girls
11 -12
Short
Average
Thin
Tiny
Short
Average
Tall
Fat
12-13
Average
Tall
Short
ok
Fat
Ok

 
14-15
Average
Ok
Sick
Supreme
Twig
Tall
Lanky
Cripple
Healthy

Fine

Individual
Full
Normal
Unique
Different
Fat
15-16
Banging
Ok
Normal
OK…

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