The Case of the Missing Mascot Lab Activity
Deduce, Try, and Convict the CulpritThe school mascot is taken. There’s a note, some strange-looking leaves, a mouth guard and some white fibers left at the scene. Who took the mascot?
• Includes enough material for 30 students, a teacher’s guide, student worksheets and casebooks.
Was it one of the rival schools? Students must figure it out before the big game! After fingering the culprit, students will stage a trial. Investigations include analyzing DNA results; using dichotomous keys to identify selected plants; analyzing handwriting, fingerprints, and bite marks; and a fiber flame test. Includes enough material for 30 students, a teacher’s guide, student worksheets and casebooks.