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Toes For Turf! Examine the link between Fingerprints and Feet Prints

Thursday, 13 December, 2012 - 09:00 to Friday, 13 December, 2013 - 09:00

This is a "self delivery" pack which has been designed specifically for National Science and Engineering Week 2013. The science behind fingeprints is well known! What is not so well known is the link between fingerprints and footprints. Right Angle Events have launched a new education pack called ‘Toes for Turf’ comprising at least 4 hours of fun teaching material linked to Key Stage 1-4 Mathematics. The pack enables up to 60 students (or more) to "hands on"discover fingerprints and footprints in forensics, investigating whether feet have unique patterns like fingers that can uniquely identify individuals. The pack contains:- 1. Fingerprint ink, brushes and forms for feet and fingers. 2. Class set of magnifying glasses. 3. Certificates and "Stickers" 4. DVD Instructions 5. PowerPoint (For teachers) 6. Full lesson plan 7. Fun assignment 8. Masks and Gloves The reason why this is called "Toes for Turf" is because a chunk of the profit goes to Burzitsa Ophanage in Eastern Bulgaria, where our company visit each year to raise funds,supplement diet and improve living conditions. The cost of the pack is £250 (EX VAT and Frieght)

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Free
Categories: 
Biology, Chemistry, Evolution and General Science
Age group: 
Primary schools and Secondary schools
Contact details
Steve
Gaskin
01603864647
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