If you look carefully at the back of your
hand you can see the hairs and the little lines in your skin. If you
use a magnifying glass you can see it better. The hairs look
thicker. If you use a microscope, which is really a super-powerful magnifying
glass, you will see that each hair is made of many, many little
pieces. These tiny pieces are called cells.
All living things are made up of
cells. Cells are the building blocks that make up all plants and
animals. Cells can be seen easily with a microscope.
Cells develop into different shapes.
Your body is made up of many kinds of cells. You have brain cells,
bone cells, skin cells and many more.
Directions: Answer the questions
below about cells.
What is a super-powerful magnifying
What are all living things made
The easiest way to see cells is with
Cells are the building blocks of all
Your body is made of how many
kinds of cells?
only one kind
What kind of cells make up the brain?
What kind of cells make up the blood?
What kind of cells make up your hair?
What kind of cells make up your
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