6th Grade Science EOC Cell Organelles - FCMS

CELL WALL

Surrounds/protects the cell, gives it shape and structure - P

CELL MEMBRANE

Controls which substances enter/exit cell - B

NUCLEUS

Control center of cell; directs all cell activities - B

ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM (ER)

May be covered in Ribosomes (appears rough or smooth)
Continues off of nuclear envelope
Produces substances for the cell - B

CYTOPLASM

Clear jelly like fluid that suspends the organelles Made mostly of water - B

RIBOSOME

Produces proteins for the cell - B

GOLGI APPARATUS

Acts like a warehouse by receiving, packing distributing proteins - B

LYSOSOME

Breaks down food particles and worn out cell parts - A

MITOCHONDRIA

Acts as a powerhouse by providing energy to the cell by breaking down glucose - B

VACUOLE

Compartment that serves as temporary storage of materials - B

CHLOROPLAST

Carries out photosynthesis - P