"Sockase" enzyme activity

"Sockase" enzyme activity
"Sockase" enzyme activity
"Sockase" enzyme activity
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In this activity, students learn what it means for an enzyme to be denatured. Students role play as "enzymes" that must put together a "molecule". Each group goes through several trials -- one enzyme, many enzymes, "socked" (denatured) enzymes, many "socked" enzymes, and no enzymes.

Students often have a difficult time understanding enzymes because they cannot "see" it happening. This activity helps students to see the difference between a fully functioning enzyme, a denatured enzyme, and a nonfunctional enzyme. They learn how denaturing or unfunctional enzymes affect the body by not being able to produce their products.

This activity is student approved -- all of my classes have loved it, and it has improved their understanding of enzymes!

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Teacher directions (materials, procedure, and question examples)
Optional student data sheet with questions
Examples of expected answers

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7
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
40 Minutes

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"Sockase" enzyme activity
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