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Identify Laboratory Hazards

Added: 24 Aug 2016 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Simulation

An lovely animation for identifying lab hazards. There are 13 hazards in the animation which is perfect for a whiteboard display, independent work or group work. Students must compete against the time to uncover all the lab hazards as fast as possible.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: 1. Nature of Science

Strand unit: 3. Design,Plan & Conduct Investigations

Suggestions for use: Demonstrate how to use the animation from the whiteboard. Set students into groups with tablets/iPads. Groups must compete against the time to uncover all the hazards. The fastest group can be nominated the lab safety experts for the first experiment the class will do.

Key Skills:

  • Staying Well
  • Managing Myself

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