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Carolina Beyond the Tape™: Golden River Heist Chemistry Kit

Item # 211816

Grade 9-College. Students assume the role of forensic scientists to solve a fictional crime by integrating core concepts in chemistry. Students conduct ink chromatography, along with gunpowder analysis. Using deductive reasoning and scientific methodology, students process evidence from the crime scene and integrate concepts, such as data analysis and scientific writing, to help build a compelling case.

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$103.50

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Grade 9-College. Students stay engaged throughout this investigation as they conduct ink chromatography, along with gunpowder analysis, to solve a crime. Crooks thought they'd pulled off the perfect crime, emptying the local bank's vault and apparently floating away down the river with the looted gold bricks. But they didn’t count on a crack team of forensic investigators following hot on their trail. Your students become that team, jumping into the role of forensic scientists working to help "police" solve the fictional crime. Using deductive reasoning and scientific methodology, students process evidence from the crime scene and integrate concepts--such as data analysis and scientific writing--to help build a compelling case.

  • Excepted Quantity - This product is/contains a DOT regulated hazardous material in an excepted quantity. This does not incur a hazardous materials fee. Orders shipping to HI and AK are subject to review and may incur additional shipping charges.

Product Families Featuring This Item:

 
Components Qty Included?
Single-Hole Punches 2 Included
Pipets, Disposable 5 Included
Methanol, 30 mL 2 Included
Tubes, Plastic 20 Included
Capillary Tubes, Vial 1 Included
Ink Pens (5 each of 3 types) 15 Included
Rulers 5 Included
Chromatography Paper 60 Included
Diphenylamine Redox Indicator, 5 mL 2 Included
Sodium Rhodizonate 2 Included
Lead Nitrate Solution, 5 mL 1 Included
0.05 M Lead Nitrate Solution, 5 mL 1 Included
0.01 M Ammonium Nitrate Solution, 5 mL 1 Included
0.05 M Lead Acetate Solution, 5 mL 1 Included
Weigh Boats 60 Included
Teacher's Manual with Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Pencils 5 Needed, Not Included
Spot Plates 5 Needed, Not Included
White Paper 5 Needed, Not Included
Test Tube Racks 5 Needed, Not Included
Scissors Needed, Not Included
Sheet Protectors (optional) Needed, Not Included

Carolina Beyond the Tape™

Introducing Carolina Beyond the Tape™—Forensic science for the way you teach

The Carolina Beyond the Tape™ kit series offers a fresh take on forensics for biology, chemistry, and physics

Immerse your classroom in a fictitious case as your students play the role of forensic lab technicians and attempt to piece together the evidence and help police solve the crime. Each kit is designed with engaging activities that place students in cases with alluring stories, crime scene reports, and realistic evidence-handling techniques. You’ll pique students’ interest in science while building their teamwork, deductive reasoning, and writing skills. Most important, the kit activities help you meet national standards while seamlessly integrating forensic science into your biology, chemistry, or physics curriculum. If you want to take an investigation to the next level, choose the interdisciplinary kit, which combines all 3 disciplines into 1 comprehensive forensic investigation. Incorporating forensics into your classroom has never been easier, so get ready to take your class beyond the tape.

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