NSES Content Standard B 
Physical Science: Chemical reactions
Grades 9-12, page 179

Catalysts, such as metal surfaces, accelerate chemical reactions. Chemical reactions in living systems are catalyzed by protein molecules called enzymes.

Benchmark 4D The Physical Setting: Structure of Matter
Grades 9-12, page 80
The rate of reactions among atoms and molecules depends on how often they encounter one another, which is affected by the concentration, pressure, and temperature of the reacting materials. Some atoms and molecules are highly effective in encouraging the interaction of others.