Lead: An Element of Danger

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Follow the case of a young child with lead poisoning.

A 5-year old boy is showing symptoms of lead poisoning.

  • Conduct simulated blood tests to determine the child’s blood lead level.
  • Learn about the health effects of lead.
  • Test simulated samples of dust, water, soil, and pottery from the child’s home to determine the source of lead.
  • Learn how to identify lead hazards and how to prevent lead exposure.
$12.98
Assembled kits
$97.34
Materials to assemble 10 kits - includes all supplies, printed labels, and student instructions copy master
$36.77
Materials to refill 10 kits

Kit Includes

  • Student instructions
  • Santiago’s blood sample (simulated)
  • Lead Test Paper (simulated)
  • Blood Lead Concentration Color Chart
  • Simulated samples of dust, water, soil, and pottery
  • 4 labeled droppers
  • 4 Lead Test Swabs (simulated)
  • Lead Test Sheet

Also Required

  • Safety goggles

Quantity Discounts

    Kits:

  • 1 – 9 kits: $12.98 each
  • 10 – 24 kits: $12.33 each
  • 25+ kits: $11.68 each

    Unassembled:

  • 1 – 9 packs: $97.34 each
  • 10+ packs: $92.47 each

    Refills:

  • 1 – 9 packs: $36.77 each
  • 10+ packs: $34.93 each

Correlation to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) Shop by NGSS »

Performance Expectations:

N/A

  • Science & Engineering Practices

    Analyzing and Interpreting Data - Analyze and interpret data to provide evidence for phenomena

  • Disciplinary Core Ideas

    N/A

  • Crosscutting Concepts

    Cause and Effect - Cause and effect relationships may be used to predict phenomena in natural or designed systems.