Eukaryotes and Prokaryotes (Cell Structure)

Curriculum support20 mins£3.50

Key takeaways
Recall functions of organelles found in prokaryotic cells  
Compare and contrast a prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell 
Practice past paper GCSE questions 
Jessica Klein Deters Host: Jessica is currently the Head of Science at a secondary school in Somerset. Previously she was both the Head of Science and Head of Sixth Form at a school in Greater London. Jessica has a total of 7 years teaching experience in schools from KS3 to KS5; AQA Combined Science, AQA Separate Science, OCR, IBMYP and IB Diploma.

Cells are the 'building blocks of life'.

In this Biology class students will be introduced to organelles of prokaryotic cells and their functions before comparing the structure to eukaryotic cells. They will also learn what the functions of prokaryotic cell are.  

Finally, there will be a chance to go through some GCSE questions from past papers which will allow students to put their knowledge to the test and understand exactly how to get the maximum marks available in this tricky topic. 

Applying the knowledge to past exam papers allows students to recognise if they have fully understood the topic or need to focus more time on it ahead of exam or teacher assessments. 

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for all students studying Biology/Science at GCSE or equivalent level in Years 9-11 or S3-S5 who want the chance to revise some of the key points in Cell Structure. 

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
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