Life and Living
The Big Picture
Introduction to Life and Living
Diversity and Classification
Somerville House Middle School Science On-line: Year Seven
The Characteristics of Living Things I
How do you tell if something is alive?
Work in pairs to make a list of the characteristics of Living Things on paper or using your laptops.
Compare notes and discuss as a whole class.
Then access this
(from school only)
The characteristics of living things
All living things are made of cells
using this web site
Read Section 8.4 of your text book
Reflect on what you learnt in science today in your Journal.
Add any new words to your Glossary.