Amino acids are the building blocks of proteins. There are 20 naturally occurring amino acids.
With this deck of cards students will learn the names, three-letter and single-letter codes for amino acids. They will also learn to recognise their structures and R-group properties.
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First, your students make the deck of cards.
Then they play Cheat, a game where words are spelled out using amino acid single-letter codes, but opponents only see structures. They have to work out if the words are spelled correctly or if they are playing against a cheater!
Developed by science teacher Jon Hale.
Includes colourful class Powerpoint!
Takes about 10-15 minutes!
Dimensions of cards: 7.5 x 5cm / 3in x 2in
Download includes: instructions & templates.
All you need: paper, scissors, tape.
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