Students will gather data using fingerprint evidence as they observe, compare, contrast, and hypothesize their way through four different experimental procedures.
They will learn how to make impressions in clay and pour a mold, lift fingerprints from a metal soda can using super glue fuming, and use both iodine and ninhydrin fuming to lift fingerprints from paper.
This kit includes enough materials for 24 students working in 6 groups of 4.
Small Plastic Jars
Small Aluminum Caps
Plaster of Paris
Small Paint Brushes
|Fingerprint Identification Sheets|
Special Needs Materials
Materials needed but not included:
Aluminum Soda Cans