Rushton, Gregory T.; Dias, Michael; McDurmon, Grant
September 2008
Science Teacher;Sep2008, Vol. 75 Issue 6, p60
Academic Journal
Science Experiment
The article presents a science experiment to educate students on biological catalysts. The experiment includes observing the enzyme amylase as it digests polysaccharide starch. The authors suggest ways to encourage student engagement and discussion. Other topics include student experiments, research questions and hypotheses, evaluation of student learning, and defending scientific claims using evidence.


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