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She may also have discovered that touching her own body, particularly her clitoris makes her feel good, in which case, you can tell her that yes, it does feel good, and it is something she can do in private, with no physical consequences.
That is a good start -- good luck and thanks for being a mom that kids can ask questions -- I am sure it will not be your last. There are lots of good books out there about kids and sex, my current favorite is "From Diapers to Dating" by D. Haffner.
Nancy Brown , Ed.S, M.A., Ph.D.