Ideas and Inventions

Bar Code: 2367


Description: The Ideas and Inventions Module features divergent thinking and creativity. After mastering four techniques used by scientists to gather information that would usually go unnoticed (rubbing, chromatography, fingerprinting, and mirror imagery), the students apply the techniquestoproduce games, artwork, and other creations.

Inventory:

1 drawer of materials:

  1. Pack of cardboard matchsticks
  2. 40 small evaporating dishes, plastic lids
  3. 400 round round coffee filter paper
  4. Set of 4 food coloring
  5. 36 plastic mirror clips
  6. 36 plastic mirrors
  7. Pack of 500 reprographic white paper
  8. 2 sets of 8 watercolor pens
  9. 8 corrugated cardboard periscope
  10. Set of 3 fingerprint study posters
  11. Set of 3 leaf venation posters
  12. 100 #19 rubber bands
  13. 8 rolls of transparent tape
  14. 8 sets of 12 textured objects\10 title slides
  15. Set of 10 duplication masters
  16. Teacher Guide
  17. Teacher preparation video
ToTraveling Demonstrations Page To RPSEC Home Page

URL: http://rpsec.usca.sc.edu/TravelingScience/FOSS/ideas_inventions.html (2002) 


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Ruth Patrick Science Education Center
Center of Excellence in EducationalTechnology
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