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Onion Cell Lab

Onion Cell Lab
Onion Cell Lab
Onion Cell Lab
Onion Cell Lab
Product Description
Explore diffusion/osmosis by looking at onion cells under the microscope. This worksheet walks students through the scientific process to observe plant cells, watch them shrink as salt water is added, then return to normal when flushed with fresh water.

All you need are the lab materials!

Materials: microscope(s), microscope slide(s), onion, water, salt
Total Pages
2 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
55 minutes
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