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Timeline created by skritzman@western.k12.in.us
  • Ovulation

    Ovulation
    Ovulation is the release of an egg from one of a woman's ovaries. After the egg is released, it travels down the fallopian tube, where fertilization by a sperm cell may occur.
  • Conception

    Conception
    Conception occurs when a sperm cell from a fertile man swims up through the vagina and into the uterus of a woman and joins with the woman’s egg cell as it travels down one of the fallopian tubes from the ovary to the uterus.
  • Month one

    Month one
    Deep in your uterus, your baby is an embryo made up of two layers, and your primitive placenta is developing.
  • Month two

    Month two
    Your baby is constantly moving, though you can't feel it. Meanwhile, you may be making decisions about prenatal tests.
  • Month three

    Month three
    Your little one's teeny toes can curl, her brain is growing furiously, and her kidneys are starting to excrete urine.
  • Month four

    Month four
    Get ready for a growth spurt. In the next few weeks, your baby will double his weight and add inches to his length.
  • Month five

    Month five
    Congratulations, you're at the halfway mark in your pregnancy! Your baby is swallowing more now and producing meconium.
  • Month six

    Month six
    Your baby is long and lean, like an ear of corn. And your growing uterus is now the size of a soccer ball.
  • Month seven

    Month seven
    Welcome to your last trimester! Your developing baby's eyes may be able to see light filtering in through your womb.
  • Month eight

    Month eight
    Your baby is plumping up! Meanwhile, your expanding uterus may cause heartburn and shortness of breath.
  • Month nine

    Month nine
    Your baby is gaining about an ounce a day. You may feel her "drop" down into your pelvis as you approach your due date.
  • Period: to

    First day of last period