The weird and wacky history of the cell theory
Lesson created by Heather Gannon using
Video from TED-Ed YouTube Channel
Please watch the video, answer the 7 questions in the "Think" section and feel free to utilize the "Dig Deeper" section which contains two links to a song and a webpage for extra help with the information seen in the video. Make sure to take notes on the cell theory and the scientists Robert Hooke and Anton van Leeuwenhoek.
Additional Resources for you to Explore
The Cell Theory Song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KuJqqiATlqw A written history of the scientists in the video and how cell theory was established: http://science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/scientific-experiments/scientific-method4.htm
Read through the notes that you took and make sure to have three things highlighted: 1) What is Robert Hooke's contribution to cell science? 2) What is Anton van Leeuwenhoek's contribution to cell science? 3) The three parts of the cell theory.