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Lab-Aids: Bacteria Study Kit - STEMfinity
  • SKU: LAB-160

Lab-Aids: Bacteria Study Kit

$107.99

Lab-Aids: Bacteria Study Kit


Students conduct the classic Leeuwenhoek bacteria experiment in this individualized, self-paced kit. Paralleling methods performed over 300 years ago, students observe and identify bacteria using a microscope. MICROSCOPES ARE NEEDED.
 

Scientific Concepts:

  • Culture bacteria
  • Prepare bacterial smears and stain them using Gram stain
  • Observe and identify bacteria


Content List:

  • 1 Teacher's Guide with MSDS
  • 30 Student Worksheets and Guides
  • 2 Droppers
  • 30 Microscope slides
  • 1 Beans, Pkg.
  • 1 Hay, Pkg.
  • 1 Peppercorns, Pkg.
  • 60 Plastic transfer pics
  • 6 Transparent infusion containers
  • 2 Gram's iodine solution, Vial
  • 2 Crystal violet stain, Drop control bottle
  • 2 Methylene blue stain, Drop control bottle
  • 2 Safranin stain, Drop control bottle

Classroom Planning:
  • To complete this kit requires one ~50-minute class periods
  • Number of students: 30