Unit 6B: Micro-organisms

Unit 6B: Micro-organisms

Unit 6B: Micro-organisms Micro-organisms Unit 6B: Micro-organisms .

Unit 6B: Micro-organisms Some useful words Germ Microbe Virus An example of a micro-organism. usually producing disease A minute life-form A harmful parasite – not usually considered to be a living organism Unit 6B: Micro-organisms .

1.O. . coughing and touch ‘Germs’ are what we call micro-organisms Unit 6B: What makes you ill? L.Unit 6b: What makes you ill? What makes you ill? ‘Germs’ are passed to people through sneezing.C. 2 : N.

3.Unit 6B: Why do we get ill? Why do we get ill? Try to find out: Why do we get stomach upsets? Why do we get spots? What is Rubella? What causes tooth decay? Unit 6B: Why do we get ill? L. .O.C. 4 N.

C. 7.O. 5.Unit 6B: Rotten Food Rotten Food Unit 6B: Rotten Food: L. 8: N. . 6.

O. 10. . 11: N.C. 9.Unit 6B: Rotting that’s good Rotting that’s good Unit 6B: Rotting that’s good: L.

.Unit 6B: Bread and Yeast Bread and Yeast Unit 6B: Bread and Yeast: L.O.C. 15: N. 12. 14. 13.

Unit 6B: Micro-organisms: Summary Micro-organisms cause food to go off Very small Can be harmful Stored with care Cause some illnesses Micro-organisms Problem Micro-organisms feed and grow Beneficial Useful in food production Caused by living organisms Too small to be seen Unit 6B: Micro-organisms: Summary .