EPS/Biology Integrated Vocabulary List for the Week of December 14 – December 18 1. Nucleolus: organelle in eukaryotic cells that creates ribosomes. 2. Ribosome: non-membrane bound organelles in cells that produce proteins. 3. Endoplasmic Reticulum: organelle in eukaryotic cells with a series of highly folded membranes; the site of chemical reactions like protein synthesis. 4. Vacuole: membrane-bound space in the cytoplasm of cells used to store materials. 5. Golgi Apparatus: organelle in eukaryotic cells that osrts and packs proteins and sends them to their appropriate destination. 6. Tissue: groups of cells working together for a common function. 7. Dermal Tissue: also called the epidermis; a tissue that covers all parts of the plant and offers covering and protection of the plant. 8. Ground Tissue: tissues of plants that offer the functions of photosynthesis, storage, and support. Cells of this tissue include large amounts of chloroplasts. 9. Vascular Tissue: plant tissues responsible for the transport of food, dissolved materials, and water; has two types Xylem and Phloem 10.Meristematic Tissue: regions of plant tissue that actively produce new cells causing growth of the plant.