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Standard 7.L.3A

7.L.3A Cells are the most basic unit of any living organism. All organisms are composed of one (unicellular) or many cells (multicellular) and require food and water, a way to dispose of waste, and an environment in which they can live in order to surv...

Grade(s): 6, 7, 8

Subject(s): Science

Year: 2014

Don’t “Cell” Yourself Short
Don’t “Cell” Yourself Short


In this introductory lesson, students will use microscopes to examine plant, animal, and bacteria cells to lay the foundation for further study. Additional instruction is needed for students to master...

Microscope | Hobby Shop
Microscope | Hobby Shop


In this activity, students use a virtual biology lab to perform investigations and learn lab procedures using compound and dissecting microscopes to look at a variety of animal and plant cells.