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CLIP 1843

Female puberty and menstruation

Female puberty and menstruation
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Key Info
  • Female puberty and menstruation
  • Duration: 01:11
  • A discussion about female puberty and menstruation. Two girls discuss how it felt to begin their periods. They explain that unlike some of their friends they do not have mood swings, back aches or other period pains. They go on to say they thought they would notice more emotional changes than they have. The girls also discuss their feelings about boys.
  • Subject:

    Science

       Topic:

    Bio: Human Body

  • Keywords: puberty, adolescence, girls, female, periods, menstruation, physical changes, emotional changes
Ideas for use in class
  • This clip could be used to introduce what is feels like for girls when they start their periods. It begins with the question 'What is it like for girls to start their periods?'. It therefore lends itself very nicely to reviewing this at the end.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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