We found 39 resources with the concept starch
Analysis of the Effect of Saliva On Starch
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The complete digestion of starch happens in the small intestine, but it begins with the first contact with saliva. Scholars investigate the presence and activity of amylase, an enzyme found in saliva, and which begins the hydrolyses of...
How Fruits Store Energy: Science and Cooking Experiments
3rd - 5th
Students compare the ways plants and animals use and replenish energy. For this nutrition, plants, and cooking biology lesson, students perform a series of taste testing experiments to distinguish the differences between starches and...