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Lab-Aids: A Study of Enzymes in Seeds Kit - STEMfinity
  • SKU: LAB-67

Lab-Aids: A Study of Enzymes in Seeds Kit

$88.99

Lab-Aids: A Study of Enzymes in Seeds Kit


Your students gain a complete understanding of the process of starch digestion by plant enzymes, using this individualized lab activity. Seeds that have been soaked overnight are used to illustrate several concepts.

Scientific Concepts:
  • Understand process of starch digestion by plant enzymes
  • Locate starch granules in two seed types
  • Test catalytic strength of enzymes
  • Determine time factors for enzymatic starch digestion
  • Determine the relative strength of enzymes

Content List:
  • 1 Teacher Guide with MSDS
  • 30 Student Worksheets and Guides
  • 15 Treating dishes, 3-section clear plastic
  • 3 Lugol's solution bottle
  • 18 Droppers
  • 1 Absorbent paper pkg
  • 5 Soaking containers with bean seeds
  • 5 Soaking containers with pea seeds

Classroom Planning:
  • To complete this kit requires one ~50-minute class period. 5 per chamber (2 chambers per kit)
  • Number of students: 30