6th Grade: Complete and submit work on Google Classroom
Sperm are male gametes that form in the testes and mature in the epididymis.
The head of the sperm contains the nucleus, the midpiece is packed with mitochondria, and the tail moves like a propeller.
Today Text: https://www.ck12.org/book/ck-12-life-science-concepts/section/11.67/
DIRECTIONS: Use today’s text and resource below to answer the questions that follow.
1. Briefly explain the 5 steps of sperm production. Include mitosis and meiosis in your explanation.
2.How many cells make up a sperm?
3.List the three main parts of a sperm.
4. What mostly makes up the midpiece of a sperm? Why is this section important?
5. What is the function of the tail of a sperm?
6. Explain why sperm production is not completed when spermatids have been produced.
ALL WORK IS DUE AT THE END OF THE DAY AND TO BE POSTED IN LIFE SCIENCE GOOGLE CLASSROOM.
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