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Equipment Kit Contents

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Scroll down to see the materials that are included in the Science and Sustainability (S&S) kit as well as those materials that are required but not included.

 

Materials in S&S equipment kit

1 set of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
16 Material World books
Drawer 1
8 15 mL bottles methyl cellulose
1 jar of copper shot
8 shot shakers
100 plastic bags, 6 x 7"
8 S&S plastic samples
8 S&S tile samples
8 shot shaker caps with hole
16 glass slides, one cavity
36 test tubes, with rim glass 15 x 125
8 nut holders
2 phytoplankton #1 slides: diatoms
2 phytoplankton #2 slides: oscillatoria
2 phytoplankton #3 slides: closterium
2 phytoplankton #4 slides: volvox
2 zooplankton #1 slides: rotifers
2 zooplankton #2 slides: copepods (cyclops)
2 zooplankton #3 slides: stentor
2 zooplankton #4 slides: euglena
Drawer 2
1 bottle Drosophila instant medium
8 fruit fly house bottom plugs
8 fruit fly house foam plugs
2 Flynap sets
16 transparencies, 1 cm x 1 cm grid
8 5 x 7" blue filters
8 5 x 7" red filters
8 5 x 7" yellow filters
1 image transparency set
8 global vegetation maps
1 kansas image transparency
8 beijing images
8 aral sea images
8 global chlorophyll images
8 chlorophyll color scales
8 plastic water baths
8 fruit fly houses
1 periodic table transparency
1 Drosophila cultures coupon w/ freight
Drawer 3
8 1.25" x 10" x 020 tubes with hole
300 package cotton balls
1 jar nitrogen testing powder
8 120 mL bottles nitrogen extract solution
8 20 mL bottles Lugol's solution
1 jar of soil nutrient
20 plastic pipettes
8 nitrogen color charts
8 1 1/4" natural plugs
8 allele card sets
2 red radish seed packages
60 glass slides
2 animal cell #1 slides: human blood (stained)
2 animal cell #2 slides: amphiuma liver
2 plant cell #1 slides: dicot stem (tilia)
2 plant cell #2 slides: dicot leaf (ligustrum)
1 500 cc bottle gravel
Drawer 4
250 1/2 oz plastic cups
40 straws, wrapped, plastic
8 ceramic magnet dots
8 180 mL bottles glucose solution
8 180 mL bottles liquid starch for #22
1 corn, 1:1:1:1 segregation ear
80 membranes, 9"
8 carbon pieces
8 sulfur pieces
8 silicon pieces
1 toothpicks, flat, 750/box
8 ratio corn sets
8 electrical harnesses
Drawer 5
13 packages of two effervescent tablets
8 30 mL bottles sodium borate 4%
8 180 mL bottles 4% polyvinyl alcohol
8 60 mL wide mouth bottles
100 package colored paperclips
40 packets salt
8 60 mL bottles methanol
8 60 mL bottles glycerin
2 480 mL bottles "synthetic oil"
8 Kevlar pieces, 2 x 2"
500 paperclips, #1
16 spoons, large plastic
Drawer 6
1 vial bottle iron powder
1 vial crushed malachite
8 60 mL bottles 1 M sulfuric acid
1 240 mL bottle 1 M sulfuric acid
8 120 mL bottles 50,000 ppm copper sulfate
8 120 mL bottles simulated acid rain
8 malachite pieces
150 coarse filter paper
4 180 mL bottles sodium silicate
8 30 mL bottles ammonia
Drawer 7
8 30mL bottles distilled water
1 bottle oxy pellets
8 30 mL bottles potassium permanganate, 0.01 M
1 vial lactase tablets
1 vial solid lactose
8 60 mL bottles denatured ethanol
8 30 mL bottles salicylic acid solution
8 30 mL bottles 0.1 M iron (iii) chloride solution
1 vial brand "1" aspirin, 25 tablets
1 vial brand "2" aspirin, 25 tablets
8 12" copper wire strips
16 test tubes, glass 25 x 150
1 900 cc bottle portland cement
Drawer 8
4 compresses, hot pack reusable
1 480 mL bottle lamp oil (kerosene)
2 30 mL bottles vegetable oil
1 bottle calcium chloride
1 bottle sodium bicarbonate
1 bottle ferrous chloride
2 30 mL bottle acetone
8 inflation caps, 8/package
8 syringes, 2/package
1 pump, tire for bicycle
16 particulate accumulation data cards
16 ATN scales
8 syringe tips, 8/package
1 World Population Videotape
Drawer 9
16 bulb sockets
18 bulbs, #50
8 dice
8 S&S chip sets
8 filters, heat, no light
8 filters, no heat
16 battery assemblies
8 global shuffle game boards
1 game piece set (8 each of 4 colors)
8 global shuffle game cards, 1 set/package
3 packages aluminum foil
Drawer 10
100 vials, 10 dr
100 vial caps
16 bulb/filter/thermometer holders
Drawer 11
8 cylinders, 5 cm aluminum
8 cylinders, 5 cm steel
8 graduated cylinders, 10 mL
40 packets sugar
2 480 mL bottles denatured ethanol
100 jumbo paperclips
500 glass cover slips
8 alcohol burners
wicks for alcohol burner
8 30 mL bottles bromthymol blue
Drawer 12
50 clear, soft plastic cups
8 50 mL graduated cylinder bases
8 tubes, graduated 50 mL
24 thermometers, v-back
16 droppers, plastic
24 measure/mixing spatulas
16 180 mL plastic bottles with cap
Drawer 13
16 calorimeter sets
8 funnels
Drawer 14
160 filter paper circles
16 magnifiers
1 bottle NaCl
8 30 mL bottles 0.05m NaOH
16 S&S molecular model packets
300 bottle test strips
16 DNA model packages
16 SEPUP funnels, plastic
32 1 oz graduated containers
8 30 mL water (empty)
Drawer 15
24 SEPUP trays
Drawer 16
8 condenser assemblies
24 2-holed #7 stoppers
16 1-holed #3 stoppers
8 18" clear tubing
24 3" glass tubing
16 S&S black PVC tubing

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Materials not included in kit

Science Supplies
16 microscopes
4-8 balances (mechanical or electronic)
32 safety goggles
16 ring stands with clamps
16 meter sticks
8 100-mL “Pyrex-type” graduated cylinders
8 25- or 50-mL “Pyrex-type” graduated cylinders
16 immersion thermometers or temperature probes (–20� to +110�C)
1 400-mL beaker
16 250-mL beaker
16 125-mL beakers
24 250-mL Erlenmeyer flasks
8 hot plates
8 stopwatches
8 spring scales (preferably that measure in Newtons)
8 tongs
8 spatulas
8 non-flammable drip catchers
2 watch glasses or crucibles
weighing papers
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School and Home Supplies
1 overhead projector
1 VCR and monitor
8 computers with STELLA® software installed (see Activity 7)
1 automobile (with licensed driver)
32 calculators
75 liters of potting soil
1 liter of local soil
100 straws
2 dish pans (or turkey roasting pans)
8 lunch bags (or other opaque bags)
100 copies of map of local area
1 transparency of map of local area
8 rolls of masking tape
8 rolls of transparent tape
8 pairs of scissors
8 permanent markers
16 transparency markers
16 markers for use on paper
100 small plastic sandwich bags
8 sets of 4 identical heavy masses (e.g. bricks, wood blocks, books)
3 bathroom scales
3 towels or pads to put under bathroom scales
24 3x5” samples of polyester cloth
24 3x5” samples of nylon cloth
24 3x5” samples of cotton cloth
24 3x5” samples of wool cloth
1 200-mL sample of corn syrup
1 200-mL sample of molasses
1 200-mL sample of sucrose
16 30-cm metric rulers
8 hot pads
8 heavy objects to which spring scale can be attached
1 liter fine-grained sand
1 clock with second hand
light source(s) large enough to illuminate 20 plant pots
Supply of:
8.5"x11" graph paper
various insulating materials
blank transparency sheets
index cards
chart paper
paper towels
sturdy kitchen matches
salt
sugar
355-mL aluminum soda cans
2-liter plastic soft drink bottles (or plant pots)
different types of rice grains
variety of labels from food packages

Fresh Products
8 9-volt batteries
6 liters hydrogen peroxide
75 8-cm3 pieces of white potato
1 1,200-mL sample of pureed corn
100 sprigs of Elodea
1 Coleus plant with at least 50 leaves
ice
onion
yeast
celery
live plankton
mixed nuts
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Materials for Optional Demonstrations and Extension Activities
16 1-hole stoppers to fit test tubes
1 stereo microscope
2 small paintbrushes
16 graphing calculators
1 propane torch
16 colored pencil sets
1 Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, CRC Press, any edition
1 embroidery hoop
32 pennies
1 gallon jug (with small mouth)
1 small action figure
1 cart to hold action figure
1 rubber band
9 traffic cones
1 video camera and tripod
1 round bottomed flask with stopper
8 balloons
16 Bunsen burners
plankton identification guides

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