Cell Division Lesson Plans

  • Lab Experiment
    Seed Germination Lab
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    Experiment
    The goal of this basic lab is break the misconception that photosynthesis is how plants grow. Students should also learn that plants grow by cell division.
    NGSS Standard
    HS-LS1.B: Growth and Development of Organisms
    Common Core Standard
    RST 9.10.3, 9.10.5, 9.10.7, WST 9.10.1b, 9.10.1e, 9.10.2a, 9.10.7, 9.10.9
     
    Published by NGSS Life Science High School
  • Project
    Cell Cycle Flipbook
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    Students learn about the cell division by creating a paper flipbook animation including interphase, mitosis and cytokinesis. This project can easily be converted into a meiosis flip book.
    NGSS Standard
    HS-LS1.B: Growth and Development of Organisms
     
    Published by NGSS Life Science High School
  • Lab Experiment
    Stem Cell Lab
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    Experiment
    Students will practice designing their own experiment. Students will experience pluripotent stem cells by watching a stem grow roots. Students should also recognize that plants grow by cell division.
    NGSS Standard
    HS-LS1.B: Growth and Development of Organisms
    Common Core Standard
    RST 9.10.3, 9.10.7, WST 9.10.1e, 9.10.2f, 9.10.7
     
    Published by NGSS Life Science High School
  • Assessment
    Chromosomes Quiz
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    This quiz assesses students knowledge of chromosomes including their structure, homologous chromosomes, sex chromosomes and autosomes, cells with haploid or diploid number of chromosomes, and reproductive cells.
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    Published by High School

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