PLANT CELL LAB 

Purpose: We will observe two plant cell under a microscope. We will also prepare an onion cell slide.

Materials

-microscope               - iodine

- slide                          - onion skin

- coverslip                   - extra prepared plant slide

Procedure:

Slide 1

- Cut a thin piece of onion skin.

- Place onion skin on the slide.

- Add a drop of iodine on the skin.

- Cover with a drop of iodine.

- Place coverslip on top of the iodine drop.

- Observe under the microscope at various magnifications.

- Draw what you see.

Slide 2

- Place prepared slide under the microscope.

- Observe at various magnifications.

- Draw what you see.