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The Case of the Murdered Mayor Kit

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Description

A Carolina Exclusive! For a class of 30 working in groups of 3. Students assume the role of crime scene investigators as they use their observational skills and deductive reasoning to solve a realistic crime scenario. They attempt to identify a prime suspect from a pool of 6 alleged perpetrators using these traditional forensic techniques:

  • Fingerprinting
  • Hair analysis (requires low-power microscope, not included)
  • Tire track impression analysis
  • Blood typing (using synthetic blood)
  • Forensic entomology (with artificial fly larvae or maggots)
  • Police log review
Kit includes a teacher's manual with student guide, reproducible masters, report forms, and extension activities.

FREE 1-year access to digital resources that support NGSS instruction included.

Specifications

What’s Included:
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for N. Burlington
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for C. Cunningham
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for V. Velto
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for P. Preston
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for T. Taylor
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for M. Maloy
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for Victim
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for Victim’s Car
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for Cabin
  • 1 Synthetic Blood Sample for Tire Iron
  • 2 Synthetic Anti-A Serum
  • 2 Synthetic Anti-B Serum
  • 2 Synthetic Anti-Rh (D) Serum
  • 120 Blood Mixing Sticks, Blue
  • 120 Blood Mixing Sticks, Yellow
  • 120 Blood Mixing Sticks, White
  • 10 Rulers
  • 1 Artificial Maggots, 1.5 oz
  • 1 Magnetic Fingerprinting Powder
  • 1 Fingerprinting Powder Applicator (magnetic stem with clear plastic sleeve)
  • 1 Fingerprint Lifting Tape
  • 10 Dual Magnifiers
  • 72 Microscope Slides
  • 100 Coverslips
  • 10 Dissecting Forceps
  • 2 Dog Hair Samples
  • 2 Human Hair Samples
  • 10 Plastic Pipets, 3 mL
  • 100 Blood Typing Slides
  • 1 Teacher's Manual and Reproducible Student Guide
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What's Excluded:
  •  Document Camera or Overhead Projector
  • 3 Microscopes (for hair sample analysis)
  • 50 Hair Evidence Envelopes
  • 20 Unlined White Index Cards
  • 10 Small Cups or Beakers
  •  Permanent Markers (for labeling slides)
  •  Access to Water
  •  Lab Coats or Aprons
  •  Safety Goggles
  •  Marking Tape (optional)
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