Title: Cells and Cell Theory
Learning Objective: Students will know and be able to apply the principles of cell
1. Cells are the basic units of structure Robert Hook decided corks have cells.
and function for all living things. (all Organelle are to cell, as organ is to
living things are made of cells) human.
Mathas Schnieden decided all plants are
made of cells.
2. All new cells are produced from Every cell developes from another cell.
existing cells. Cancer cells divide out of control
Cells that divide are called “two
3. All cells contain the hereditary The nucleus contains DNA
information (DNA) of the organisms they Prokaryotes don’t separate DNA with a
are part of. nucleus, Eukaryotes do.
Chromosomes house DNA