Puberty and the Menstrual Cycle

This lesson looks at the changes that occur in males and females during puberty with a focus on the main events in the menstrual cycle.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.How many stages are in the human birth process?

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Q2.Which part of the body dilates in stage 1?

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Q3.Which part of the body experiences contractions in stage 1?

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Q4.How wide does the cervix dilate?

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Q5.What happens to the umbilical cord during birth?

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Q6.What is the name for stage 3 of birth?

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Q7.What is internal fertilisation?

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Q8.Why do fish lay lots of eggs?

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Q9.Which is the correct statement about animals that lay eggs?

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Q10.Which is the correct statement about animals that have a small number of young?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.How many stages are in the human birth process?

1/10

Q2.Which part of the body dilates in stage 1?

2/10

Q3.Which part of the body experiences contractions in stage 1?

3/10

Q4.How wide does the cervix dilate?

4/10

Q5.What happens to the umbilical cord during birth?

5/10

Q6.What is the name for stage 3 of birth?

6/10

Q7.What is internal fertilisation?

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Q8.Why do fish lay lots of eggs?

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Q9.Which is the correct statement about animals that lay eggs?

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Q10.Which is the correct statement about animals that have a small number of young?

10/10

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Puberty and the Menstrual Cycle

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Q1.What does puberty mean?

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Q2.Which of the changes below only happens in girls?

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Q3.Which of the changes below only happens in boys?

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Q4.Why do the hips widen in girls?

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Q5.What is a hormone?

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Q6.What is menstruation?

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Q7.How long is the menstrual cycle?

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Q8.What happens at stage 3 of the menstrual cycle?

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Q9.What happens if the egg is fertilised?

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Q10.What happens if the egg is not fertilised?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Puberty and the Menstrual Cycle

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What does puberty mean?

1/10

Q2.Which of the changes below only happens in girls?

2/10

Q3.Which of the changes below only happens in boys?

3/10

Q4.Why do the hips widen in girls?

4/10

Q5.What is a hormone?

5/10

Q6.What is menstruation?

6/10

Q7.How long is the menstrual cycle?

7/10

Q8.What happens at stage 3 of the menstrual cycle?

8/10

Q9.What happens if the egg is fertilised?

9/10

Q10.What happens if the egg is not fertilised?

10/10

Lesson summary: Puberty and the Menstrual Cycle

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