In the first two activities, students observe and study the taxis and kinesis behaviors of isopods in response to environmental factors within a choice chamber. In the third activity, students design a controlled behavioral response study using isopods as their test subject. Twenty isopods are required for each student group but are not included.
Acetic acid solution, 0.1M*
Camel hair brushes
Filter paper, 12.5-cm*
Filter paper, 9-cm*Hand lens
Black construction paper*
Sodium bicarbonate solution, saturated*
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