We found 108 resources with the concept forensics
TV Forensics: What Do CSIs Actually Do?
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
TV dramas tend to exaggerate the forensic science components. Learn what true forensic chemistry looks like in an installment of a larger series covering reactions. Viewers see that chromatography, mass spectrography, and methodical...
CSI: The Experience - Family Forensics
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Forensic scientists depend on their observation skills to analyze evidence down to the molecular level. Middle and high schoolers practice making observations and predictions with a series of crime scene activities, which includes a...
Unit 4: Bioethics and the Future of Biotechnology
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What's the future of biotechnology? Explore a hot topic in the fourth and final unit in a series of Biotechnology lessons. Learners develop an understanding of the many issues in bioethics, then create an argument for or against the role...
Solving Crimes with Infrared?
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Do you have a camera that can see through walls? Physics Girl and Nickipedia team up to explain infrared cameras as part of a larger series of videos. It offers a demonstration of the technology as well as an explanation of the science.
Forensic Science: Case of the Missing Diamond Maker
5th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Someone stole a diamond-making machine. Who done it? Scholars use forensic science at six different stations to determine the culprit. They analyze fingerprints, use their senses, and complete chemistry experiments to determine the...
Forensic Scientists: Identifying Unknown Substances
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
While some forensic tests can be completed in an hour, many take months to run. The lesson starts with a discussion of forensics at crime scenes and the various specializations that it encompasses. Then scholars complete an experiment...
Interdisciplinary Applications of Chemistry Through Engineering in Modern Medicine
9th - 12th
Students explore the different techniques used in forensic science. For this chemistry lesson, students investigate a fictional crime and identify the culprit. They create a brochure or collage career bulletin.
Cardiac Arrest! Using Forensics to Investigate Cardiovascular Anatomy and Function
11th - 12th
Students identify the different parts and functions of the cardiovascular system. In this forensics instructional activity, students collect and analyze evidence on a fictional crime. They describe different causes of cardiac arrest.
Confectionary Bureau of Investigations: Case of the Cookie Mystery
9th - 12th
Students perform tests on different chemicals to determine their chemical properties. In this forensic science instructional activity, students identify an unknown sample using its physical and chemical properties. They solve a fictional...
Textual Analysis: Forensic Science Files: Handwriting Analysis
6th CCSS: Designed
Learn to analyze handwriting samples in a textual analysis lesson. Middle schoolers complete a textual analysis procedure based on the text Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief. They also provide supporting evidence for their work.
Name That Tune: Matching Musical Tones Through Waveform Analysis
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Pupils detect the waveform of musical notes to determine the code for the "safe" in this forensics simulation lesson. They use a microphone and tuning forks along with Vernier EasyData on their graphing calculator to analyze five musical...
Can you utilize Biology Workbench and GenBank DNA sequences to identify an unknown mosquito's genus and species?
9th - Higher Ed
Student discuss the applications of Bioinformatics tools to their choices of a real life problem solving scenario. They draw conclusions about the methods and tools that a professional would utilize to solve the problem they have...