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Microscale Silicate Garden—Super Value Kit

By: John Mauch, Southridge H.S., Kennewick, WA

Item #: AP6136

Price: $107.60

The Microscale Silicate Garden Chemistry Super Value Laboratory Kit introduces solubility and chemical reactions. Students grow microscale silicate crystal gardens and are amazed by crystal growth in the test tubes in a matter of seconds!

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Your students will love to grow their own silicate crystal garden in microscale test tubes! In this kit, the crystal growing ability of 11 different metal salts in sodium silicate solution will be contrasted and compared. Students will be amazed by the beautifully colored crystals that sprout from the bottom of their test tubes in only a matter of seconds. A great kit to introduce the scientific concepts of solubility and chemical reactions. Includes eleven metal salts, sodium silicate solution, detailed background information and instructions.

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