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Cell Size and Transport - Lesson Guide

Activity Overview

In this Science Nspired module, students will explore why "bigger isn't always better" when it comes to cell size. Through simulations, a data-collection lab, formative assessments and summative assessments, students will also explore cell transport. This Lesson Guide is a TI-Nspire PublishViewTM document.

About the Lesson

One of the "big ideas" in Biology is understanding the importance of surface area and volume as they relate to cell parts, cells themselves, and organism structure.

This Lesson Guide allows you to preview the variety of activities provided for this module, as well as give a suggested flow (lesson plan) of the lesson. The Lesson Guide is a TI-Nspire PublishViewTM document(.tnsp).


The Cell_Size_and_Transport_Assess.tns file contains questions associated with this module, but may contain additional related materials not specifically covered in this module. This file is provided in Exam mode. If you wish to use them as a self-check or review, this property can be changed under Question Properties in the TI-Nspire Teacher software prior to providing the file to students.