Johns Hopkins University Secondary Support Initiative (JHUSSI)  

Biology - Concept Map

 

 

A concept map depicting the structures and functions of animal and plant cells.

 

Purpose of Strategy/Approach

 

Use a web diagram to improve vocabulary comprehension and content knowledge about a particular concept or question with links labeled to indicate the direction and nature of the relationship between units of information.

 

Rationale of Lesson

 

Understanding of this topic is fundamental to understanding the makeup of living organisms and ultimately how the human body works. Cell structures and functions enable cells to function independently or as part of multicellular organisms. The interdependence of cell structures within a cell mirror the interdependence of organs to the well-being of the human body.

 

Acknowledgment of Content Expert and Consultants

 

Carlye Mascorro, Ladimae M. T. Daoayan, and Dr. Anila Asghar

Materials

  • microscopes
  • overhead projector or computer with projector
  • pens/pencils

References and Web Resources

 

Concept Map References and Web Resources