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What is a Fungus?
After watching a short film about the anatomy and physiology of fungi, discuss with your class the seven provided Think questions, or make up your own. The animation is in the style of colorful artistic drawings and text that appears in a spiral-bound notebook as the narrator explains.
6 mins 6th - 12th Science 7 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Protists and Fungi
Here is an outstanding presentation on protista. It lists general characteristics, and then moves on to describing three different categories of protists. For each, viewers learn physical features, behaviors, and means of reproduction. Colorful, high-quality photos and diagrams illustrate each slide.
9th - 12th Science 15 Views 41 Downloads
Why did the mushroom go to the party? Because he was a fun guy! Biology learners study fungi while completing this instructional activity. Structure is compared to that of other life forms. The life cycle is displayed with colorful diagrams for learners to label.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 43 Downloads
Cells - Critical Thinking in Science
What are the structures in cells and what are their functions? Budding biologists discover the answers to these questions through an in-depth examination of cells and organelles. Using the 5E learning cycle, learners explore the types of organelles using an electron microscope, research, draw, and describe the function of each one, explain how different cell types make up different kingdoms, then design and execute an experiment to determine the effect of pH on algae.
6th - 8th Science 76 Views 170 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Six chapters of a biology characteteristics of different domains xt are covered in this twenty-page assignment. Biology buffs chart the characteristics of different groups of organisms and address many critical-thinking questions about bacteria, fungi, and other phyla.
9th - 12th Science 7 Views 56 Downloads
Learners conduct an experiment to examine the effects of six different antibiotics on two different types of bacteria. They monitor Petri dishes with bacterial cultures and antibiotic soaked disks. They relate the bacteria growth inhibition to antibacterial resistance through discussion of the results.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
What happens when a living thing dies? After reading a paragraph of background knowledge on the life cycle of bugs, third and fourth graders work through four clues to figure out which bug is which. When they finish, they can study the ways an apple core decomposes to reinforce the concepts of microbes and bacteria.
3rd - 4th Science 5 Views 9 Downloads
New Review Worm Your Way Out of This
How can you provide healthy soil for your garden? Study worms, bacteria, and other microorganisms in a instructional activity about decomposition and organic compost. After discussing what you know about worms and watching a video, watch what worms do and make your own compost.
3rd Science 5 Views 5 Downloads
The first slide lists the six kingdoms in the biological hierarchy, but the remaining 10 slides cover characteristics of archaebacteria and eubacteria. Topics include how energy is obtained, arrangement, and shape. This brief, but attractive presentation covers the basics and is a supportive tool as an introduction to bacteria.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 23 Downloads
The general characteristics of fungus types are presented here. Your class will love the pictures of the amazing features found on these strange living things. The internal and external structures and their functions are highlighted. By comparing these facts to their prior knowledge, your students will reinforce their knowledge concerning the differences between all living things and their nutrition systems.
9th - 11th Science 3 Views 18 Downloads
The general characteristics that affect the classification of fungi and other organisms in the domain Eukarya are detailed on 12 attractive slides. Teachers can access individual slides to cover life cycles or diversity, or can use the whole presentation to cover the topic succinctly.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 10 Downloads
Study Jams! The Kingdoms of Life
Life science students discuss the characteristics of five kingdoms of life: animals, plants, fungi, protists, and bacteria in this video. Viewers find out from the dialogue that scientists group organisms according to similarities. This is a concise overview of classification that can be used as an introduction for upper-elementary classes.
4th - 7th Science 10 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Learners start out by reading a passage about fungi. They then write a description of five types of fungi: mushrooms, rust, toad stools, mold, and mildew. Next, scholars read and respond to a paragraph about pathogenic fungi and describe one they've researched.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 12 Views 39 Downloads