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Amino Acids, Proteins, and Enzymes
Budding biologists will increase their understanding of proteins watching this presentation. The structure of proteins is presented, as well as information about hydrolysis and denaturation. "Learning Check" slides are inserted throughout, along with the solutions immediately following.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 32 Downloads
Find out just how enticing learning about neurons can be by creating models with sugar cookies, icing, and candy. With great background information for you and an easy procedure for the kids, studying cells has never been more fun or mouth-watering!
6th - 8th Science 12 Views 18 Downloads
As long as you have some support information to answer questions that may come up from students, this is an excellent PowerPoint to cover almost all aspects of protein structure and ionization. The sequence of slides has great images and labels to help make the stages and components clear.
10th - 12th Science 11 Views 20 Downloads
Performance Enhancing Substances
Athlete consumption of performance enhancing substances has been and continues to be a major topic in the world of sports today. This presentation illustrates the situation by detailing the history of doping and anti-doping initiatives, various types of illegal performance enhancers, and ethical considerations surrounding the administration of drugs to athletes.
9th - 12th Health 18 Views 16 Downloads
Learners examine how hormones affect different tissues. In groups, they make their own hormone-receptor model and identify the characteristics of tissues that respond to the different hormones. To end the lesson, they examine the role that leptin plays in one's appetite.
9th - 12th Health 8 Views 55 Downloads
Testing for Lipids, Proteins and Carbohydrates
Students perform tests for the presence of certain macromolecules. In this health and biology lesson, students rotate in groups to three lab stations and perform tests for proteins, lipids, and carbohydrates found in familiar foods.
5th - 10th Science 73 Views 214 Downloads
Soy: Filling in the Gaps
After studying a lengthy article on the possible health benefits of soybeans, health pros complete a worksheet.. They research one or more of the statements made in the article according to your choice. They then make recommendations for people who are considering using more soy for the dietary benefits.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 4 Downloads
Sociobiology: Heredity Factors
Students examine DNA replication and how proteins are synthesized from DNA codes and continue to explore the effects of genetics in additional lessons. Among the topics covered are: protein synthesis, cell chemistry, environmental factors, as well as various laboratory experiments.
9th - 12th Science 5 Views 4 Downloads
Catering Middle-School Science: Monomers, Polymers, and Macromolecules
Students investigate foods. In this biology lesson plan, students will conduct testing on different types of foods as they learn about different molecules that make them up. Students will also learn about the shapes of the molecules.
7th - 8th Science 24 Views 88 Downloads
Students make models of protiens using wire and paperclips. They are given step by step instructions with lots of information about proteins throughout the directions. They make the three basic structual elements of proteins; alpha-helix, beta-sheet, and random coil.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 15 Downloads
NEURONS, BRAIN CHEMISTRY, AND NEUROTRANSMISSION
Students examine the hierarchical organization of the brain, neuron, and synapse; explain the sequence of events involved in communication at the synapse; and that synaptic transmission involves neurotransmitters.
9th - 12th Science 18 Views 82 Downloads
DNA and Protein Synthesis
Tenth graders work with a partner, and copies of the attached worksheet "Amino Acid Codon Table" They discuss ways an organism, obtains and uses proteins. Students view a teacher prepared DNA strand banner, and record the complementary DNA sequence that would form during replication.
10th Science 11 Views 63 Downloads
Genetics and Heredity: The Next Generation
Tenth graders work in teams to order events of DNA transcription and translation protein synthesis. In the second lesson, they put the steps of mitosis and meiosis in order using a concept map poster. They use modeling clay to create models of cells undergoing these changes.
10th Science 19 Views 137 Downloads