Created by Simon Barakat (ACS Beirut), Jim Bennett (ASDoha), and Margie Love (ASDubai)
This unit was designed using the three stages of Understanding by Design


   

In this Middle School science unit students will learn about cells, the relationships between the cell structures and functions, and how they relate to the survival of the organism. They will prepare animal and plant cell slides and use the microscope to view them. They will also run various experiments to help them understand the cellular processes and apply scientific skills. Students will be gathering information from various resources to explore the topics listed below.