3 ) Construct an explanation of the function (e.g., mitochondria releasing
energy during cellular respiration) of specific cell structures (i.e., nucleus,
cell membrane, cell wall, ribosomes, mitochondria, chloroplasts, and vacuoles)
for maintaining a stable environment.
Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards
2 ) Obtain, evaluate, and communicate information to describe the function and
diversity of organelles and structures in various types of cells (e.g., muscle
cells having a large amount of mitochondria, plasmids in bacteria, chloroplasts
in plant cells).