These sites contain resources about biochemistry and the general structures of organic molecules. Students learn the properties and significance of these molecules such as lipids, proteins, and carbohydrates. Students also learn basic knowledge of biochemistry through reading articles, playing games, and participating in activities provided on these sites. Included are eTheme resources on Chemistry: Molecular Models.
Learn about the concept of carbohydrates and its significance in living things. On the right column, click on "Basics of Biochemistry" and students find explanations for lipids and proteins. NOTE: This site includes ads.
This page has information about single sugars and complex carbohydrates. Click on the links at the bottom of this page to read information relevant to lipids and proteins. NOTE: This site includes ads.
This site contains detained information about organic molecules such as lipids, proteins, and carbohydrates. Here are images of these organic molecules' structures. NOTE: This site has links to external websites.
The following web sites have instructions on how to download and use the Chime plug-in for working with three-dimensional molecular models. Find out how wireframe, stick, ball and stick, and space filling models vary from each other and what the advantages and disadvantages are. Learn about Valence Shell Electron Repulsion Pair (VSERP) theory and view VSERP molecular models. Includes images, 3D interactive models, animations, movies, quizzes, and lesson plans.