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Air Pollution Investigation—Super Value Kit

By: The Flinn Staff

Item #: AB1118

Price: $89.50

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Air Pollution Investigation Laboratory Kit for environmental science will expand your knowledge about the quality of the air you breathe. Explore common types of air pollution.

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How does the air look, smell, taste and feel in your community? Expand your students’ knowledge about the quality of the air they breathe! In this kit, students are introduced to common types of air pollution. Air quality tests are performed for particulate materials in air, smoke pollution, acidic gases in air and acid rain. A detailed background section, reproducible student handouts, complete Teacher Notes with sample data and answers and all necessary chemicals and specialized materials. 

Super Value Kit is complete for 5 classes of 30 students working in pairs.

Specifications

Materials Included in Kit : 
Bromthymol blue solution, 0.04%, 500 mL
Calcium carbonate, marble chips, 60 g
Hydrochloric acid solution, 1 M, 500 mL
Acid rain survey test sets, 5
Avery labels, 2 sheets
Book of matches, 15
Bottles, jar, capped, 60 mL, 15
Magnifiers, plastic, dual lens, 15
Microscope slides, plastic, 144
Pipets, Beral-type, thin stem, 30
Plastic tubing, 1/8", 3 feet 1 in
Syringes, 12 mL, 15

Correlation to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Science & Engineering Practices

Analyzing and interpreting data
Planning and carrying out investigations

Disciplinary Core Ideas

MS-PS1.A: Structure and Properties of Matter
MS-PS1.B: Chemical Reactions
HS-ESS2.C: The Roles of Water in Earth’s Surface Processes

Crosscutting Concepts

Patterns
Structure and function

Performance Expectations

MS-ESS2-5. Collect data to provide evidence for how the motions and complex interactions of air masses results in changes in weather conditions.