Forensics & NGSS

HOW TO BRING MORE SCIENCE INTO YOUR INVESTIGATIONS

Coming in Fall 2017

Facilitators: Mary Clark (Vernon Hills High School) & Scott McCartney (John Hancock College Prep)

Try out labs that engage students in NGSS Science and Engineering Practices while exploring key ideas in Forensics! Under the guidance of experienced high school teachers and Northwestern University scientists, teachers learn new ways to introduce:

  • Unknown Powder Identification
  • Blood Typing
  • Blood Splatter Evidence
  • DNA Gel Electrophoresis
  • PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction)

Workshop participants receive:

This workshop is presented in conjunction with the Chicago Public Schools Department of Science. 

Student Level: