Describes the first cells and the evolution of photosynthesis and cellular respiration.
Talks about how photosynthetic organisms transformed the Earth's atmosphere and life on Earth.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for First Cells.
To increase reading comprehension, activate prior knowledge, develop collaboration and communication with peers, and determine how key vocabulary words relate to one another using Text Scan.
To engage with the text focusing on words relating to time using the Temporal Sequence strategy.
Covers hydrothermal vents and the chemosynthetic based communities found there.
Covers life in anoxic environments exploring the chemical basis of life, addressing exobiology, evolution, and ecology.
Covers the formation of gas hydrates, looking at how they form the base of some ecosystems and are being looked at as a fuel source.
Learn about the diversity of Protista and their place in the Eukarya.
This study guide provides a brief timeline of Earth's history and the origin of life, including RNA world hypothesis and endosymbiosis. It also looks at carbon dating.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from First Organic Molecules and Cells.