How can I represent the structure, function and life cycle of a single-celled organism?
7th Graders will apply their knowledge of
single-celled organisms as they become bakers.
- Students will conduct experiments in order to understand why
yeast is essential to bread and what conditions and recipes allow yeast to
flourish and produce the best bread.
- Students will compare and contrast the essential cellular functions of
cellular respiration, photosynthesis, and fermentation in written work and in a
Standards, Strands, Skills:
- Scientific methods
- Conduct experiments
- Direct observation
- Gather and analyze data
- Lab Report: Effects of temperature and conditions on yeast growth.
- Visual Presentation of the results and conclusions from experiments on yeast growth.