Unit #1: Cells and Microorganisms
Brain Pop Activities to learn about cells:
Learn why cells are important and how we can see them!
Video to learn & review the parts of animal & plant cells with Mrs. Konken
Song to remember the parts of plant and animal cells...warning...it may get stuck in your head!
Click on link to complete "Living with Microorganisms"
Watch this video to learn more about microorganisms
Super website to compare microorganisms
Watch this video to learn more about bacteria
Play a game to see if you can find the good bacteria and the bad bacteria!
How to protect yourself against the bad microorganisms!
Mr. Feicht's super website for more information!
Unit #2: Genetics and Classification
2 minute video explaining DNA and genes
Bill Nye explains genes in 1 minute
3 minute video: "What are chromosomes?"
Super videos on cell division by the "Amoeba Sisters"
The 6 Kingdoms of Classification 2 minute overview
Animal Classification (starts with vertebrates/invertebrates
then explain groups of vertebrates...mammals, fish, birds, reptiles, & amphibians)
Easy to understand video on why and how scientists use classification!