Keep my session open?
Ending In 
The session is expired
Your session has expired. For your security, we have logged you out.
Would you like to log in again?

Ward's® New York Vikings: A Lab Activity in Forensic Anthropology and Geology

WARD470125-674
Analyze human bone, artifacts, and rocks.

  • Grades 9-12
  • Real World Case Based Scenario
  • Estimated class/lab time required: 180 minutes over 4 days
In this forensic science activity, students will apply hands-on forensic techniques to analyze a scenario involving multiple lines of anthropological, archaeological, and geological evidence from human bone replicas, artifact photos, and rocks. A human skeleton found in the woods in northern New York and associated artifacts and rocks suggest a possible Viking burial. But is it? Or is it a creative cover-up for a murder scene? Three student teams work together to analyze the evidence, reconstruct the scene, and determine if a crime was committed and, if so, the identity of the perpetrator. This detailed and fascinating study of bones and stones was developed in collaboration with Tyler G. O’Brien, Ph. D., Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Northern Iowa, and Neal R. O-Brien, Emeritus Professor of Geology at SUNY at Potsdam, for students in high school and early college. The activity can be completed in four 45-minute lab sessions with additional research time outside of class.

Materials include:
Replicas of three adult human bones (skull, femur and pelvis)
Metric vernier caliper
Caliper
Set of six rocks
Limestone
Magnifiers
Pipettes
Hydrochloric acid
Literature

Also needed are a computer with Internet access
Atlas of the human skeleton
World map



   
 

ORDER

Item # Description No. of Lab Groups Unit Availability Price Quantity
470125-674 WARD'S New York Vikings: A Lab Activity in Forensic Anthropology and Geology
Hazardous Product
3 Kit of 1 Retrieving Restricted
restricted This product is marked as restricted and can only be purchased by approved Shipping Accounts. To apply for a shipping account number, click here. If you need further assistance, call Customer Service at 800-962-2660 or email wardscs@vwr.com.

WRITE A REVIEW

Need help?

  • Whatever you have to say, positive or negative, is important to us.
  • Providing feedback takes only seconds.
  • Your feedback will be made available to the public on the web.

WARDSCI.com will publish your name as wardsci.com user.
You can use this name, or edit and save a nickname.
We recommend authors use their first and last initial.

Please confirm your profession

Example: Education

Please confirm your role

Example: Teacher

Please confirm your location

Example: New York, NY

REVIEWS (0)

Total Ratings: 0
Avg. Ratings: 0.0 out of 5

Sort all by:

 
Review & Compare Alternatives
We found alternative products that can save you up to  per item-unit.  To compare product details, select up to 3 alternatives below and click Compare Selected. To add items to your basket, enter a quantity and click Add to Basket.

Original Product:

Description Catalog Number Availability Unit Your Price Price Per Qty