This fun and exciting unit on Living Things: Cells brings cells to life in your classroom by prompting students to think about living vs. non-living things and keeping them engaged with three activities! PowerPoint is attractive to keep students attention and includes notes for the teacher detailing questions to ask students and charts to draw on the board to facilitate student understanding.
Topics covered in this PowerPoint include:
What are living things?
How do I know if something is living?
Is yeast a living thing? (lab)
What do all living things have in common?
Plant cells (labeled diagram)
Animal cells (labeled diagram)
What does each part of the cell do?
The difference between plant and animal cells.
Cells, Tissues, and Organs
Also included in notes for the teacher are instructions on how to complete three activities with your students, Yeast Lab, Look At Onion Cells, and Make Your Own Jell-O Cell, that bring cells to life in your classroom! Be sure to download the FREE supplemental material for the Yeast Lab and Make Your Own Jell-O Cell here:
Living Things: Cells Draw Your Cell FREE Download!
Living Things: Cells Yeast Lab FREE Download!
Also, be sure to download the Living Things: Cells assessment material here:
Living Things: Cells Test Study Sheet FREE Download!
Living Things: Cells Test