Cell Structure and Cell Processes

 

Objectives:

 

·        To develop a basic understanding of cells

·        To develop a basic understanding of the cell processes

·        To increase knowledge and problem solving skills in the science area

·        To increase vocabulary and reading comprehension in the science area for the GED or other educational goals

 

Outcomes:

 

·        To correctly complete the Cell Worksheets

·        To correctly complete the online quizzes and test found on the websites.

 

Warm-Up:

 

Although this is not necessary, read material about basic cellular concepts.  This material is found in any basic science or GED preparation book.

 

New Instruction:

 

1.      Sites are listed in content order.

2.      If a site has a worksheet attached, print worksheet then click on site.

3.      If no worksheet is available, click on site and take good notes.

4.      After completing worksheet or reading through the site, take the online quizzes or test (if available).

 Note:  All note-taking activities have no answer keys.

Webpage Title/Content

Grade Level

GED

College

Prep.

Teacher created worksheet

Online test, quiz or interactive activity

Cell Basics:  Cell structure and Processes

(Print note-taking worksheet and follow the directions.)

 

6 -12

Yes

Yes

Click here for note-taking worksheet.

 

No answer key

Cell Structure and Process Quiz

Cell Basics - Cells Alive

(Print worksheet then go to the site.)

 

 

6-12

Yes

Yes

Click here for

site-generated

note-taking worksheet.

 

No answer key

Cell Quiz

 

Cells Basics - Virtual Cell

Click on the “Virtual Textbook” and then click on “Cell Biology”.  Click on next.  Be sure to click on “take a tour” when asked.

9-12

No

Yes

Click here for

site-generated worksheet.

 

No answer key

No

Mitosis - Online Onion Root Tips

7-12

Yes

Yes

No

Follow the directions from this link.

Mitosis - Cell Division:

Genetic Consequences

9-12

No

Yes

Click here for note-taking worksheet.

 

No answer key

Click on questions 1-6 under important events of mitosis.

Cell Processes: 

Passive transport, isotonic, hypotonic, and hypertonic

7-12

Yes

Yes

Click here for worksheet.

 

Click here for answer key.

No

 

Feedback and Review:

 

After completing the worksheets and/or the test (if available), have the teacher verbally quiz you over the material.

 

Transfer of Knowledge or Skills:

 

Review the initial material (from the website), and retake the online test or quizzes (if available) in a week.

 

 

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