Juno (2007)

Concept featured in clip: Fetal movement
Location of clip: (DVD)

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Summary of clip: Juno expresses her love for Paulie by telling him that their baby kicks her when she seems him.

Connection of flickclip to the concept: The fetus is in tune with the mother’s body so much that it can feel the mother’s heart rate increase. This may cause the baby to move or kick.
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Questions to ask after viewing:
Do you believe that this could happen?
What is a possible explanation for this?
This clip can be used to discuss fetal movement and physiology of the pregnant woman. It can lead into discussions of heart rate of the pregnant woman, stress, and exercise.