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Ward's Forensic Science Kits

Hands-on Application of Core Science Standards

The first science supplier to bring cutting-edge forensic science study to the classroom, Ward's Science makes it easy to incorporate guided investigation and real-world crime-solving techniques across your entire science curriculum.

  • Exclusive NGSS-aligned forensic activity kits
  • Widest selection of kits and supplies - from fully-packaged investigations to individual supplies to build your own crime scenarios
  • Expert scientist support - we'll help you find materials to match your unique needs and show you how to use them

Get a FREE Forensic Case Study
Download Ward's Forensics Case Study used at our popular 2014 NSTA workshop. You can adapt it to your classroom by adding in different suspects' fingerprints, maps of the crime scene floor, and drip blood patterns.

Forensic Competition

Forensic Outreach and Ward's Science Present: "FBI's Mission: Decipher - An International Codebreaking & Forensic Science Competition." Ward's Science is proud to sponsor this international science competition for students ages 11 to 18. Prizes include forensic curriculum sets of activities and supplies from Ward's Science.

Learn more about the competition here
Sherlock Bones: Identification of Skeletal Remains Lab Activity

In this lab activity, students take the role of a forensic anthropologist and learn about the process of epiphyseal union as they examine bones to determine the identity of the individual.

Cover These Core Science Concepts:

  • Mathematics: Ratios, Measuring and Graphing
  • Biology: Energy and Dynamics, Evolution

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Fingerprint Identification Using Magnetic Powder Lab Activity

In this lab, students will learn how to use magnetic fingerprint powder to lift latent fingerprints and identify their characteristics.

Cover These Core Science Concepts:

  • Biology: Evolution, Development
  • Mathematics: Statistics

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Introduction to Blood Spatter Analysis Lab Activity

Students will investigate the relationship between the height  from which blood is dropped and the diameter of the next drop on impact, and differentiate between high and medium velocity spatter.

Cover These Core Science Concepts:

  • Physical Science: Forces and Interaction
  • Mathematics: Measurement and Graphing
  • General Science: Scientific Method

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Ward's Science Plus Us

Need help locating a Ward's Chemical? The Ward's Science Plus Us team is here to help, and can also add chemicals to your inventory at any time for you! Just email us for one-on-one support from our science lab to yours at sciencehelp@vwr.com.