3-5 Life Science: Organisms and Cells

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3-5 Core Curriculum – Life Science: Organisms and Cells

Take your children on this fascinating virtual journey inside living organisms to explore cells and cellular structure! Highlights include 10 hands-on activities and experiments to engage your children and provide a multisensory exploration of organisms and cells. Each chapter includes current and active links to multiple videos, hands-on activities, experiments, readings, worksheets, charts, interactive websites, games, full-color high resolution graphics, and more!

This unit study is part of our life science core curriculum series for grades 3-5. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 40 hours.

Take a peek inside: Cell Theory Cellular structure Cell function Plant and animal cells Organelles Amoeba Microscopes Cellular respiration and photosynthesis Chlorophyll The cell cycle Mitosis Meiosis DNA Heredity Nature versus Nurture and much more!

All activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, music, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!



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