Get students thinking like forensic scientists with our rotating cast of 1-2 hour mini CSI mysterys. Tasked with finding the criminal among a number of suspects, students must use an assortment of forensic methodologies and techniques to identify the culprit. Techniques used are dependent on the activity and may include:
– DNA extraction
– Analysis of DNA electrophoresis gels
– Fingerprint analysis
– Blood typing by ELISA assay
– Karyotype analysis
– Interrogation reports
These fast-paced mini CSI mysteries encourage students to learn and then quickly apply their knowledge of forensic techniques and principles to solve a simulated crime.