Lead: An Element of Danger

Catalog #STO-148

Follow the case of a young child with lead poisoning.

Time To Complete Time to complete: Two 40-minute class periods

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.

Limit 1 free sample per customer

Quantity Price
1 - 9$12.98 ea.
10 - 24$12.33 ea.
25 - 1000$11.68 ea.

Each assembled kit contains:

  • 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

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Refill Your Kit

Lead: An Element of Danger – Pack of 10 Unassembled Kits

Catalog # STO-148U

Unassembled packs contain materials for 10 kits.

  • All supplies, lab materials, and printed labels
  • Student instructions copy master
  • Easy to follow instructions for kit assembly
Quantity Price
1 - 9$97.34 ea.
10 - 1000$92.47 ea.

Lead: An Element of Danger – 10 Kit Refill Pack

Catalog # STO-148R

Refill packs contain materials to replace consumable supplies for 10 kits.

Quantity Price
1 - 9$36.77 ea.
10 - 1000$34.93 ea.

Teacher Testimonial

For several weeks we have done about 3 – 4 kits a week and my students have loved the pace and activity. To see their faces recognize change and surprise is priceless.

- 7th-8th grade science teacher (TX)

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