How to Build a Model of an Animal Cell?


To build a model of an animal cell, take some light-colored gelatin and heat it as directed, but use a little less water in order to make the gelatin stiff. The gelatin will act as the cytoplasm of the cell. By placing an open plastic bag in a large bowl or pan, pour the cooled gelatin into the bag. Close the bag and place it into the refrigerator. When the gelatin is just about to set, take the bag out of the refrigerator and start adding cell components (centrosome (gumdrops), Golgi body (hard candy ribbon), lysosome (M&M), mitochondrion (raisins), nuclear membrane (plum skin), nucleolus (plum pit), nucleus (plum), ribosome (candy sprinkles), rough ER (gummy worms with sugar), smooth, ER (gummy works) and vacuole (jaw breakers)) to the gelatin. Close the plastic bag and put it back into the refrigerator to completely set.
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How to Make a Model of an Animal Cell
Whether your child needs a science project for school or you just want to teach your kids about biology, building an animal cell model is an educational activity that will serve both purposes. With just a few materials that can be gathered from around... More »
Difficulty: Moderately Easy
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it depends what grade your in really if you where in elementary then i would use clay to sculp it if it had to be 3d. pre-high school i would say the same as elementary. now in high
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