A science kit that follows a detective story line. Each experiment brings you one step closer to solving the case! An old crime scene has been discovered, and the forensic scientists are asking for your help! Help solve this tricky case! The exciting story leads you through a series of experiments to a piece of evidence (a skeletal hand) that must be excavated and examined, and other fun puzzles.
1. Examine a newspaper clipping and toe tag to look for clues about a person.
2. Run chromatography analysis on an old letter and different inks to determine the source of the ink.
3. Lift a fingerprint off of a credit card.
4. Use fingerprint analysis to id the print.
5. Excavate the skeletal hand (plastic articulated skeletal hand) from a block of plaster.
6. Experiment on the material the hand was buried in for clues.
7. Examine and identify the parts of the skeletal hand, and compare it to x-rays.
8. Review old case files to look for clues. Also, you find an old business card.
9. Review and old police file to start making sense of all the clues.
- Excavation block (gypsum) skeletal hand embedded inside
- Excavation toolset including: hammer/pick combo tool, brush, chisel tool; sponge
- Felt-tip pen
- Safety goggles
- Filter paper sheets (2)
- Die-cut cardboard sheets including "evidence" pieces
- 32-page manual
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- Skeleton Hand Mystery: Forensic Science
- Combination of two popular play patterns: detective science investigations and the classic "dig-out"
- Roll-play-style science kit that engages kids in an exciting storyline by allowing them to pretend
- Good quality skeleton hand replica has persistent play value and educational value
- Beautiful manual: Richly illustrated book in which kids read the story, follow the instructions
11.5 x 10.5 x 2.3
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