Students Conduct Bacterial Experiments In A Self-Paced Activity
- Prepare Bacterial Smears And Stain Them Using Gram Stain
- Observe And Identify Bacteria
- Time Required: One 50 Minute Class Period
Students conduct the classic Leeuwenhoek bacteria experiment in this individualized, self-paced kit. Paralleling methods performed over 300 years ago, students observe and identify bacteria using a microscope.
Students ultimately observe and identify bacteria through a microscope (required, but not Included:). Bacteria is cultured by peppercorn, hay and bean infusions prepared by the student and then mounted and gram stained on slides.
student worksheets and an instructors manual
Materials Needed But Not Supplied: Microscopes