Living Processes: Cells and Cell Function

Author: Carol Ballard
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Category: Cellular Biology (cytology), Science, Biology
Age Group: 10-14
Book Format: Paperback

Learn about all about cells, the building blocks of all life. This book explores the structures of planet and animal cells, takes a look at how cells function and discusses the role of they play in supporting all living organisms. It also examines the role of DNA, what happens when cells mutate and examines cutting-edge developments in the scientific investigation of cells, such as stem cell research. Includes investigations that show how to study different cells under a microscope and fascinating fact boxes that offer in-depth information on topics such as fertilisation. An activity project shows students at Key Stage 3 how to create a model of a plant cell.The six books in the Living Processes series look at the processes all living organisms must carry out in order to stay alive. From feeding and drinking through to breathing and reproducing, it explores the differing ways in which organisms carry them out.

Table Of Contents
1: Chapter 1 What is a cell?

2: Chapter 2 Inside cells

3: Chapter 3 Life from cells

4: Chapter 4 Plant cells

5: Chapter 5 Animal cells

6: Your project: Make your own model cell

7: Glossary and Further information

8: Index
About Carol Ballard
Dr. Carol Ballard is an experienced science teacher who now works as a full-time author and educational consultant. She has written many science books for children and teenagers.


SKU BK-9780750296410
Barcode # 9780750296410
Brand Hachette Children's Group
Artist / Author Carol Ballard
Shipping Weight 0.1100kg
Shipping Width 0.192m
Shipping Height 0.005m
Shipping Length 0.249m

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