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Crime Scene Investigation Lab


Innovating Science™.

Use your forensic techniques to solve the crime of the missing frogs from the biology classroom. Four possible suspects have been identified by the authorities. Use fingerprints, hair examination, and chemical analysis of ink by thin-layer chromatography to help determine the most likely culprit. Kit contains enough material for 6 groups. Teacher’s Manual and Student Study Guide copymasters are included.

Aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)*

Disciplinary Core Ideas: PS1.A; PS1.B; LS1.A; LS1.C
Performance Expectations: MS-PS1-2; HS-PS1-3; HS-LS1-1; HS-LS1-6
Cross Cutting Concepts: Patterns; Energy and Matter; Structure and Function
Engineering Practices: Analyzing and Interpreting Data; Plannign and Carrying Out Investigations; Constructing Explanations and Designing Solutions

Kit Includes:
1 X 15g Fingerprinting Powder
6 X 30mL Chromatography Solvent
6 Fingerprinting Brushes
6 Acetate Sheets
1 Ink Pad
6 Hand Magnifiers
6 Forceps
4 Felt Tip Markers
6 Silica Gel Chromatography Sheets
5 Evidence Envelops
1 pkg Capillary Tubes
1 box Microscope Slides
1 box Coverslips

DOT Info:
Small quantity exemption 173.4
THIS PACKAGE CONFORMS TO 49 CFR 173.4 for domestic highway or rail transport only

*"Next Generation Science Standards” is a registered trademark of Achieve. Neither Achieve nor the lead states and partners that developed the Next Generation Science Standards was involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

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