Plant and Animal Cells
Structures and Functions
Good vocabulary words for you to store in your brain bank!
Cell Membrane - It's the outer layer that surrounds a cell, letting substances in or keeping them out.
Cell Wall - a thin membrane around the cytoplasm of a cell which controls passage of substances in and out of the cell
Nucleus - a part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction
Chloroplasts - plastid containing chlorophyll and other pigments; in plants that carry out photosynthesis
Mitochondria - is a membrane-enclosed cellular organelle.
Vacuoles - a tiny cavity filled with fluid in the cytoplasm of a cell