Forensic Science Lesson Plan Links

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Access Excellence Mystery Spot - Visit this webpage for a collection of mystery-related activities to integrate into your crime lab unit.

BSI (Univ of Colorado) Forensic Science - Visit this website to find ready-to-use labs and crime scenarios for your forensic science unit.

CLT Forensic Science - This site provides three excellent units with tons of great resources for any forensic science class - Primary School Break-In, Forensic Entomology, & Blood Spatter Analysis.

CSI Web Adventures from RICE University - This site is a great interactive resource for your students to reinforce topics addressed in your forensic science curriculum or to explore new topics with the stars of the CSI TV show.  Also check out the Educator's Guide and other resources available for each unit.

CyberBee - Who Dunnit? - Students investigate feet, teeth, and other topics to solve a crime.

Discovery School - Use their site search option to find lesson plans to use in your forensic science unit.

Education World - It's A Mystery - A variety of mystery-related resources and activities, such as Fingered Felons and Secret Agent Stan.

Forensics Classroom from TruTV - Several lessons from TruTV on topics in forensic science. The lessons are geared towards the high school level, but junior high teachers may find ideas to adapt for their students.

Forensic Science Lessons & Activities - A collection of lesson plans and other resources for your forensic science unit.

Forensic Teacher - Sign up today for a free subscription to this excellent resource!  Explore their website to see past issues, hot links, and other resources.

Intel - Forensics - Get a Clue Unit - This site provides an assortment of ideas and resources for forensic science.

MysteryNet - A great site for those challenging "Whodunnits" as well as other mystery lab ideas.

Nancy Clark's Forensic Science Resources - An excellent collection of links and resources to help you find new ideas for your crime scene unit!

Shambles - Forensic Science - Visit this site for links to a variety of forensic science resources.

Shoder Forensic Science - Learn about trash archaeology, DNA extraction, handwriting analysis, and other lesson ideas for your CSI unit.  Visit the Online Teacher's Guide for activities.

Teacher's First - Who Did It? - Explore this unit of 20 lessons to find new ideas for your forensic science unit. The site provides an outline for each activity that explains the lesson procedures, required materials, and discussion questions. Rubrics for each section are also available.

Visible Proofs - Several lesson plans and related resources are available to enhance your forensic science unit, such as Entomology in Action and Measurable You.

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