Specialised Cells

This is a flipped learning lesson.

Students - watch the video and answer the questions on the student homework task sheet before your next lesson.

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Student questions:

(As presented in the student homework task sheet)

  1. Define “specialised cell”.
  2. Complete the table below drawing, stating the function of, and listing the adaptations of the specilialised cells.


    Drawing Function Adaptations
    Red blood cell  
    Nerve cell
    Ciliated epithelial cell
    Sperm cell  
    Ovum (egg cell)  
    Root hair cell  
    Palisade cell
    Xylem vessel  

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