Here is a packet of vocabulary activities to help your young scientists prepare for their assessments. The list of keywords are taken from Unit 2 of the 6th grade Life Science K12 course.
This unit covers cell structure and theory, parts of cells, difference between animal and plant cells, process of DNA to RNA to proteins, cells and energy, diffusion and osmosis, cell division and the cell cycle.
The center includes these keywords:
There are also two comprehensive crosswords that use all 33 vocabulary words, and answer keys.
Still to come:
Vocabulary centers for a unit on cells, and a unit on living systems.
Also, interactive notebook activities to review related concepts for all 3 units!
Check out Unit 1 here
Check out an interactive keyword journal here