Grade 8 Design Challenge-Unit 1
As explained in class and in your textbooks, you are to construct a model of a plant or animal cell;
the following 3 sites may be usefull to you.
When you are at either site, put your curser over any specic oganelle and it will be identified
in the text window. This will give you an idea of what individual organelles in your construction should look like.
Clicking on the names of the organelles will give you a more detailed description and/or illustration
which may also be of use to you while completing your work in Unit 1.
The Plant Cell
The Animal Cell
Cells and Organelles
The link below will take you to a page where you will find activities to help you better understand
the concept of Osmosis. Please read all instructions carefully and completely before beginning any task
and make sure you know what to do before starting.
Parts of a microscope
Basic Cell Structure - Definitions
Cell Organelles - Definitions
Animal Cell - definitions
Plant Cell - definitions
The animial cell - a diagram
The plant cell - a diagram
The following acrivities are to help you review the concepts we have been studying in Unit 1.
Unit One Hangman
Cell Organelles - Wordsearches
Cell Organelles - Concentration
Cell Organelles - Matching Activity
Mitochondria - What is it?
Onion Root -An activity about cells