This graphic organizer can be used to introduce or review the Cell Theory with your student. Includes timeline of important discoveries supporting the cell theory and visuals to help students remember the topic. Students can fill in the blanks and color it.
Over 30 interactive science notebook activities for cells! Characteristics and needs of life, levels of organization, cell theory, microscope parts, Robert Hooke, eukaryotic and prokaryotic cell comparison, cell organelle structure and function, osmotic solutions, cellular respiration and photosynthesis, mitosis, active and passive transport, and MORE!
This is a nice video that helps explain the wacky history of the cell theory by Lauren Royal (Ted talk). It's a nice review of the theory and important scientists that helped create it. Enjoy!-Science from Murf LLC
Scientific discovery isn't as simple as one good experiment. The weird and wonderful history of cell theory illuminates the twists and turns that came together to build the foundations of biology. ed.ted.com
A great science journal activity that will provide some work for the students' hands and also their minds! Colorful and fun, students can use this to study the Cell Theory and the history behind it.
http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/CELL-THEORY-POSTER-POSTCARDS-ACTIVITY-1551103 “ The cell theory poster postcards activity” is design to help you teach and reinforce the concept of the development of the Cell Theory. Your students will have the change to read the informative, list the scientist’s contributions in a graphic organizer, write-down the information in the postcards, cut out and glue the postcards in the cell theory timeline template and more