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Priceless dinosaur bones have been stolen from the Quantum Museum and information has been given to the police stating that the bones have been dumped in a nearby park. Students take on roles such as detectives/forensic scientists and collaborate to solve the crime.

This hands-on inquiry-based scenario enables students to develop problem-solving and collaborative skills. A series of investigations are undertaken that include a gel-electrophoresis simulation, blood* typing and testing, an analysis of soil samples, fingerprints & other evidence found at the crime scenes.

*Blood used is synthetic.

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Audience
  • Student learning
Learning Areas
Year Levels
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Delivery
On-site
On-site Duration
1 day (4 hours 30 mins / day)
Time
  • Arrival: 9:45am
  • Finish: 2:15pm
Cost