Fungi: Yeasts, Molds, and Mushrooms
Students continue their study of organisms by examining fungi. They observe budding in yeast and experiment to learn what food yeast cells need and how they get energy. Students study reproduction in fungi by making a sporangium model and a spore print of a mushroom.
- 2.1 Vocabulary
- 2.2 How Does Yeast Reproduce?
- 2.3 Food for Yeast Cells
- 2.4 Testing for Carbon Dioxide
- 2.5 Making a Spore Print
- 2.6 Section 2 Assessment
Learn by Reading
For additional content-area reading, check out the Houghton Mifflin Science eBook: Grade 5, Unit A, page 26.