Science - Biology
Students will understand that all organisms are composed of one or more cells that are made of molecules, come from preexisting cells, and perform life functions.
Describe the fundamental chemistry of living cells.
Animation: How Enzymes Work
Watch the video and then take the quiz to test your understanding.
Do you need a little extra help with biology? Need a tutorial to help you understand something? Find it here.
Cell Respiration Activity
This interactive slideshow explains cell respiration. Along the way click on "practice" to test your understanding.
The videos on this site will help you understand cellular respiration, the Krebs Cycle, glycolysis and more.
Do this virtual lab and play a game to learn about enzymes.
In this activity you will explore the effects of enzymes on chemical reactions and build enzyme-substrate complexes.
Interactive Periodic Table
Click on elements, families, groups and more to get detailed information in this table.
This virtual lab allows you to measure the rate of photosynthesis. You can adjust the distance from a light source and see the change in energy production.
Water Chemistry Activities: Sticky Water
Explore cohesion, adhesion, and surface tension in this water activity.
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