In this experiment, students view pictures of slides from microscopes of cells. Students must identify whether the slides show a plant or animal cell based on the shape of the cell.
No other materials are needed for this experiment!
1. Experiment (questions for students to answer about background information on cells, procedure, prediction, observations, conclusion)
2. Pictures of Slides of Cells from Microscopes
3. Directions for the Teacher and Answer Key
Closely Aligned with Virginia's SOLs for 5th Grade Science
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