Who Took Fluffy?™️ Real World Forensic Science Lab Activity: Refill C – Shoe Impressions
Based on the details of the Who Took Fluffy?™️ science lab activity, in this Shoe Impression Lab refill kit, students learn how to identify the characteristics of shoeprints and the concept of “displacement.”
Kit includes everything to support a class of 30 students working in groups. Does not include the Teacher and Student Guide. Those must be purchased as part of the initial lab.
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For those customers who have already purchased the Who Took Fluffy?™️ full kit, Refill Kit C provides all the basic consumable items to conduct the Shoe Impressions lab activity with a new group of students. Refill Kit C includes items such as Bio-Foam®, Casting Plaster, Hairspray, Latex Gloves, Zipper Bag, Large Spoon/ Mixing Stick, Toothbrush, Beaker, Plastic Scoop, Horseshoe. The Teacher's and Student's Guides are not included with Refill Kit C but are available as part of the full kit or as part of individual Shoe Impressions lab activity also available for purchase here.
- Shoe Impression Lab 1 - Option 1 - Analyze Control Samples And Match With Crime Scene Evidence – estimated time to complete – one 45-minute class/lab period
- Shoe Impression Lab 2 - Option 2 - Using Inked Impressions For Control Samples And Creating Castings For Evidence – estimated time to complete – one 45-minute class/lab period
Materials included in this lab activity include enough of the tools and supplies below to support a class of 30 students working in groups
- Casting Plaster
- Latex Gloves
- Zipper Bag
- Large Spoon/ Mixing Stick
- Shoes (Teacher provided)
- Plastic Scoop
- Horseshoe (provided with kit)