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How do scientists study cells if they are so small?


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Surprise Toothbrush

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(read about the episode)

Surprise Toothbrush


Size Relationships in Biology

 

University of Utah Genetic Science Learning Center: Cell Size and Scale

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How do scientists use microscopes?


Is it dangerous to use something other than a microscope? Poor Beaker finds out that it is!

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Microscopes

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Drawing Dust

Technology in Science

pdf of textbook p.20-21

 

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What is cell theory?

Labeling Drawings

Cork Cells

Cell Theory

pdf of textbook p.114-119

ThoughtCo: Cell Theory

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What did Leeuwenhoek see in pond scum with his microscope? Protists!


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Protists

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What is living in Lego Lake?

   

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What does algae (a protist) do besides float around?


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Micro-Algae Man

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Micro-Algae Man


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Lake Erie Seaweed Cleanup

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[season 2, disc 1]

Lake Erie Seaweed Cleanup

 

Atlas Obscura: Hawaiian algae ponds, seen from the air

 

Algae Cells

   

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What parts do all cells have in common?

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Cells

Brainpop - Cells


Cheek Cells

Parts of a Cell

pdf of textbook p.114-119

University of Utah Genetic Science Learning Center: Inside a Cell

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What types of cells exist?

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Seeing amoebas moving and hunting inspired this movie:

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watch the trailer if you dare!

Amoeba

Onion-Skin Cells

Two Kinds of Cells

Sorting Cells

Cell Theory

pdf of textbook p.114-119

 

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What are the similarities and differences between plant and animal cells?

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Comparing Plant and Animal Cells

 

biology4kids: Cell Structure Overview

 

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Bacteria


Brainpop - Bacteria

   

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How do cells do different jobs?

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What happens if you are no good at specialization?


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Cell Specialization

Brainpop - Cell Specialization

 

Fact Monster: Cells

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How do cells do different jobs?

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Video clip: Can robots be specialized like cells?

Compare microscope images of two different specialized cells.

Blood Cells

Nerve Cells

 

Fact Monster: Cells

















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