Cell Membrane Lesson Plans

  • Lab Experiment
    Investigating Osmosis
    Student Handout
    Teacher Notes
     
    Experiment
    Students make predictions about the effects of osmosis and design an experiment to test these predictions. The experimental approach is similar to the diffusion activity, but focused specifically on osmosis.
    NGSS Standard
     
    Published by Ingrid Waldron and Jennifer Doherty High School
  • Lab Experiment
    Cell Organelle Review
    Published by NGSS Life Science. Lesson Plan (PDF)

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    Experiment
    Assess student’s knowledge of cell organelles. Includes mitochondria, chloroplast, nucleus, nucleolus, cell membrane, free ribosomes, bonded ribosomes, rough endoplasmic reticulum, smooth reticulum, lysosomes, and the golgi apparatus.
    NGSS Standard
    MS-LS1.A: Structure and Function
     
    Published by NGSS Life Science High School
  • Class Activity
    Endocytosis Activity
    Published by NGSS Life Science. Lesson Plan (PDF)

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    Activity
    Students try to figure out how to put food molecules into a paper bag without exposing the inside of the bag. Topics covered endocytosis and phagocytosis
    NGSS Standard
    MS-LS1.A: Structure and Function
    MS-LS1-2
     
    Published by NGSS Life Science Middle School
  • Lab Experiment
    Plant Cell Osmosis Lab
    Published by NGSS Life Science. Lesson Plan (PDF)

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    Experiment
    Students will learn about osmosis using a microscope and the water plant Elodea in three different types of solutions: pond water, salt water and distilled water. Topics include concentration gradients, central vacuole, and plant cells.
    NGSS Standard
     
    Published by NGSS Life Science High School

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