Unit 3A

Unit Title: Classification/Cell Biology
Unit Time Frame: 3-4 Weeks

Unit Overview
During this unit, students will learn that all
organisms are composed of cells, which are the
fundamental unit of life.


Essential Learning
--Describe the heirarchial relationship of
cells in living thing
--Characterize organisms as unicellular
or multicellular

--Differentiate between protists and bacteria


Key Concepts

--Distinguish between plant and animal cells
--Classify how living things are organized from
cell to organism

--Identify different types of single celled organisms
--Interpret a Dichotomous key




Unit Standards
Teacher Resources
Standards Scoring Matrix
Vocabulary
NGSS
Science/Engineering Practices
NGSS
Cross-Cutting Concepts

NGSS
Nature of Science
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