Forensic Science Home Page

GETTING STARTED DOCUMENTS
  • What would you bring to CS
  • 4 evidence labels
  • Simulated Crime Scene activity
  • Forensics on trial video questions
  • Modern marvels question
  • Clock questions
  • Famous case investigations
  • Foot powder lab report
CONTENT MATERIAL BY CHAPTER
  • CHAPTER 01
    • Photographic memory
    • Under Surveillance
    • 4th Amendment Reading
    • 4th Amendment Internet Research Assignment
    • Jane's Restaurant - observational skills
    • 4th Amendment Discussion points
    • 4th Amendment story
    • Observation with music
    • Commercial observation skills
    • Describe and draw shape
    • Harris and Adams case reading
    • If you can read this
    • Police search questions (video link) (reading) 
    • NOTES: How info is processed in the brain
  • CHAPTER 02
    • Using a scaled diagram
    • Crime scene staged photos
    • Crime scene evaluation sketches
    • NOTES Crime scene search patterns
    • Chapter 02 Book Presentation
    • How to collect evidence 
    • Evidence collection training brochure rubric
    • NOTES Evidence types graphic organizer
    • NOTES The 7's
    • Paper or plastic presentation
    • Room measurement practice
    • Crime scene responder journal HW
    • Wrong cases scenarios
    • Room sketch rubric
    • NOTES CS sketch requirements
    • Sketch a crime scene using power point
    • Crime scene report
    • CH 01 / 02 Test Review Sheet
  • CHAPTER 15
    • Notes on car terms
    • Notes on skid speed length
    • Notes on tire sidewall info
    • Car measurement worksheet
    • Notes on impressions 
    • Chapter 15 assessment 
    • Coefficient of friction lab
    • Foot size height lab
  • CHAPTER 03
    • How to use the microscope
    • Letter e lab
    • Hair testimony essay
    • Hair report 2016
    • Notes on hair growth cycle and rate 
    • Hair brochure as review (grading rubric)
    • Hair diagrams
    • Hair diameter lab (sample outcome)
    • Human animal chart lab
    • Math of hair review sheet
    • Notes on measuring hair diameter
    • Medulla pattern chart filled in
    • NOTES on hair basics
    • NOTES on hair basics continued
    • NOTES on advanced hair
    • NOTES on human vs animal
    • Too much hair lab
    • Graded hair basics review for quiz
    • Measuring hair practice using photos
    • Biological degenerative processes
    • Hair photo micrograph gallery
    • 88 slide power point on hair
  • CHAPTER 04
    • Fiber Exploration Writing Prompt 
    • Lab - Comparing 5 different fibers
    • Fiber graphic organizer
    • Fiber collection guideline (see FS Articles section)
    • Lab Comparing 5 different fibers
    • NOTES - Natural vs Synthetic fibers
    • Wayne Williams case study (see FS Articles section)
    • Lab - Activity 4.1 Microscopic Fiber 
  • CHAPTER 10
    • Chapter 10 Vocab (see FS Vocab section)
    • Lab 10.1 - Analyzing your own handwriting
    • Exemplar characteristics
    • NOTES - Handwriting basics
    • Counterfeiting webquest
    • Homework - handwriting analysis
    • Lab 10.2 - Analyzing a ransom note
    • Psychoanalysis of handwriting quiz
    • Psychoanalysis of handwriting
    • US Currency Webquest
  • CHAPTER 06
    • Chapter 06 Vocabulary (see FS Vocab section)
    • AFIS writing prompt
    • Fingerprint pre-mindmap assignment
    • Notes on Fingerprint History and deposition
    • Video clip: The GenoType diet: determining fingerprint patterns
    • Notes on fingerprint identifying fingerprint types
    • Loop arch whorl practice wksht
    • My Prints collection wksht
    • Fingerprints and phones reading and questions
    • Fingerprint type quick identification check sheet
    • Fingerprint bar graph 
    • John Dillinger Webquest (link1) (link2) (link3)
    • Lab activity - Lift, rank, clean
    • HW Journal assignment
    • Final concept map revised project
    • Graded label large fingerprint
    • Graded activity 6.6 worksheet
    • Default initial concept map
  • CHAPTER 07
    • Chapter 07 Vocabulary (see FS Vocab section)
    • Notes on DNA basics
    • DNA cut and color
    • The innocence project
    • Phantom Of Heilbronn
    • HW DNA writing prompt
    • Restriction enzyme worksheet
    • Things to know about DNA
    • NOTES on DNA extraction
    • NOTES on DNA fingerprint basics
    • Creating a DNA fingerprint online (link)
    • Online DNA worksheet animation 
    • Create your own DNA banding pattern scenario
  • CHAPTER 08
    • Chapter 08 vocabulary chart filled in
    • Blood type basic notes powerpoint
    • Blood type graphic organizer blank
    • Punnet square vocabulary blank
    • Blood genotype worksheet
    • Blood type lab
    • Blood type percentage worksheet
    • Graded blood type review HW
    • Blood type lab report
    • Webquest reading for packet here
    • Blood type game (select quick game, random patients)
    • Blood height lab