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National Standards for Grades 2-6


Hold all of your student detectives spellbound with a mystery at the mall. Elementary Crime Solving teaches young students to use scientific process to solve everyday problems. They learn to solve a crime (the problem) through observation, reasoning, and experimentation. Includes hair and fiber evidence, fingerprints, blood types, and personal profiles full of clues and circumstantial evidence. Students work as a team to decide who they believe stole the merchandise, then scrutinize their suspect considering the official police evidence. Allow two hours of lab time. Designed for 24 students working in groups of four.


Required, but not included:

  • microscope
  • water bath
  • distilled water
  • glass test tubes with stoppers

Elementary Crime Solving

SKU: 1-164
    • Instructor's Manual
    • Student Manuals
    • Police Evidence Envelope
    • Suspect Evidence Envelopes
    • Silk Swatch
    • Cotton Swatch
    • Linen Swatch
    • Polyester Swatch
    • Wool Swatch
    • Cat Hair
    • Human Hair
    • Rabbit Hair
    • Magnifying Glasses
    • Glass Microscpoe Slides
    • Cover Slips
    • Wooden Splints
    • Litmus Paper
    • Plastic Forceps
    • Mounting Medium
  • Sh. wt. 4lbs, DIM 13” x 12” x 5”

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