Ch 5: Enzymatic Biochemistry for High School Biology Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Enzymatic Biochemistry chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the students in your classroom about the function of enzymes, coenzymes and more. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Enzymatic Biochemistry chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Function of Enzymes: Substrate, Active Site and Activation Energy A look at the activation energy a chemical reaction needs to begin, and how enzymes lower it
Tuesday Function of Enzymes: Environmental Effects The optimum temperature of an enzyme
Wednesday Coenzymes, Cofactors and Prosthetic Groups: Function and Interactions A look at how coenzymes and cofactors assist enzymes
Thursday Enzymatic Reactions: Inhibition and Regulation The process of enzyme regulation
Friday Enzymatic Reactions: Inhibition and Regulation The role of a competitive inhibitor

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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