Unit 2 Webquests
Cells Division Webquest

Cell Structure Webquest
Part 1: Eukaryotic versus Prokaryotic Cells
Part 2: Cellular Organelles
Part 3:How organelles work together
Part 4: Practice - Construct a Cell
Part 5: Levels of Organization in Multicellular Organisms
Part 6: Cell Labeling - revisit any of the previous websites to help you label your pictures.
Cell Transport Webquest

Osmosis Virtual Lab - Homework
http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/science/virtual_labs/LS03/LS03.html
Cancer Webquest - Homework


Amazing video:

proteins moving inside a neuron (nerve cell):
http://io9.com/5937572/remarkable-video-captures-the-flow-of-proteins-inside-an-individual-neuron

To help you study for the Unit 2-1 Test
Cell Structure and Organelles
Movement through the Membrane (Cell Membrane structure, Active and Passive Transport)

Cell Division Videos

Basic Mitosis
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VlN7K1-9QB0

Basic Mitosis
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3kpR5RSJ7SA

Twilight Mitosis:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOM_u1PY0s0&feature=related

Mitosis Song and Dance (silly)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JHRBJgq50dk

Mitosis by Hybrid Medical
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPG6480RQo0

Cell Cycle Song (Paradoy of Like a G6)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7P4IakYQ6V0&feature=related



Interesting Resources:
  • CBS interview with the author of Henrietta Lacks: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRrNjHYxP_o&feature=related
  • this video describes the true story of the scientists, donor and her family which lead to the creation of a cancer cell culture. The cell culture has been alive from 1951 to NOW! and has been used in nearly every area of medical research including vaccines, cancer, genomics and many others.
  • Importance of cell cultures: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIZTADFW4t0&feature=related
  • describes how they are created and how they are used, includes description of Hela cells (Henrietta Lacks)