Jada Richardson and Demian Rosales

Cell Structure


  • The mitochondria is the "power house" in the cell.
  • This organelle breaks down the food from the plant and makes energy.(ATP)
  • The mitochondria is in both animal and plant cells.
  • In diagrams the mitochondria has either squiggly lines or vertical lines inside of it.


  • The vacuole holds water and other substances.
  • Vacuoles are generally bigger in plant cells.
  • The vacuole is still in both animal and plant cells.
  • This organelle looks like a blob of empty space.