Examining elodea (pondweed) under a compound microscope. ... (hypotonic solution) and a coverslip and observe the chloroplasts (green structures) and the cell walls. ... Elodea is a genus of submerged aquatic plants used in aquariums.
Oct 14, 2012 ... Step-by-step video and audio instructions on how to prepare a wet mount specimen of Elodea plants cells.Video includes explanation of ...
Jun 6, 2012 ... The cells of an Elodea leaf as seen under a microscope.
They will compare these with cells from the aquatic plant, Elodea. ... Cheek cells, like other squamous cells in animals, appear scale-like under the microscope.
This Elodea leaf cell exemplifies a typical plant cell. It has a nucleus, and a stiff cell wall which gives the cell its box-like shape. The numerous green chloroplasts ...
Elodea plants for slide preparations; compound microscopes (one per pair); microscope ... To learn about the structure and function of a plant cell and its parts. ... Students should examine the slides under low and high power, and they should ...
Plants have complex cells filled with organelles such as a nucleus, mitochondria, and other structures common to eukaryotes. Some plant cells have organelles ...
Distribute copies of the Plasmolysis in Elodea Plant Cells student sheet to all students. ... how to make a wet mount slide and review the use of the microscope.
Plant Cell Structure. Note: This ... and a computer to collect microscopic images from a variety of organisms. ... m Onion cells, cheek cells, and elodea cells.
Students know the characteristics that distinguish plant cells from animal cells, ... While observing the leaf under the microscope, wick a solution of 6% NaCl ...