A fun discrepant event for cell membrane transport. We introduced the terms "diffusion", "osmosis" and "semipermeable" today. Different extracts (peppermint, lemon, cinnamon, hazelnut, etc.) go inside the balloons. You have to redo a decent amount between classes because the scents go away after a while. Regardless, it was a fun day.
Animal and Plant Cell Unit is an engaging and hands on unit that can supplement activities to your science curriculum. Vocabulary development and cell function are keys in learning about plants and animal cells. Interactive journaling and comparing animal