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Friday, September 06 2019

1-99: General Science                                  100-199:  Biology
200-299:  Chemistry                                     300-399:  Physics

General Science Kits:

Kit #

Item

Description

GONE

12 Triple beam balances

 

2

12 Triple beam balances

 

3

6 Triple beam balances

 

4

6 Triple beam balances

 

5

6 Triple beam balances

 

6

4 Triple beam balances

With mass set

7

2 Triple beam balances

 

GONE

5 electronic balances

To .1g

GONE

8 electronic balances

To .1g

GONE

4 electronic balances

To .1g

GONE

20 Mini electronic balances

Great for one per station

GONE

Precision Balance

To .01g with plastic case

GONE

12 Wall clocks

~1’ diameter.

Great for time experiments, 1 per group…..or good for walls for telling time!

GONE

100 plastic goggles

 

GONE

100 plastic goggles

 

GONE

30 plastic goggles

 

17

2 simple plastic balances

Great for introducing mass/weight in K-4 classroom

18

2 rocker balances

 

19

2 rock tumblers

 

20

1 rock tumbler

 

21

1 rock tumbler

 

GONE

5 Pan Balances

 

GONE

Wooden Pan Balances

Old wooden pan balances!  Guess which object has the greater mass and then experiment!

25

Wooden Pan Balances

Old wooden pan balances!  Guess which object has the greater mass and then experiment!

31

Wooden Pan Balances

Old wooden pan balances!  Guess which object has the greater mass and then experiment!

GONE

Foam Balls

Classroom set allows all students to build molecules and compounds or model particulate nature

GONE

1 Large Lab goggle UV case

Store your classroom set of safety goggles

GONE

1 Large Lab goggle UV case

Store your classroom set of safety goggles

GONE

1 Large Lab goggle UV case

Store your classroom set of safety goggles

GONE

Microscope Anvil Case

Transport / store  large microscopes safely in these padded cases.

54

Microscope Anvil Case

Transport / store  large microscopes safely in these padded cases.

55

Microscope Anvil Case

Transport / store  large microscopes safely in these padded cases.

 

Biology Kits:

Increase the engagement with more microscopes and a planter per student!

Kit

Item

Description

GONE

5 light microscopes

electric

GONE

5 light microscopes

electric

GONE

4 Microscopes

Mirror Illuminated with 3 objectives.

GONE

2 BedBug Board Games

Classic MB game, model natural selection or just have a station for games

104

2 spectrometers

Spectronic 20+

Perfect for AP bio labs

GONE

2 spectrometers

Spectronic 20+

Perfect for AP bio labs

120

Animal Cage Kit

Bring some animals to the classroom with these small plastic containers

132

3 Microscopes

mirror

GONE

Plant Growing Kit

A desk lamp, container, and seeds.  Allow students and groups to experiment on plant growth or hundreds of other experiments using this material.

GONE

Plant Growing Kit

A desk lamp, container, and seeds.  Allow students and groups to experiment on plant growth or hundreds of other experiments using this material.

GONE

Plant Growing Kit

A desk lamp, container, and seeds.  Allow students and groups to experiment on plant growth or hundreds of other experiments using this material.

GONE

Frog Terrarium kit and supplies

Learn about and grow frogs in the classroom

 

Chemistry Kits:

Kits

Items

Descriptions

GONE

4 large plastic drying racks

 

GONE

20 test tube racks

Assorted size, plastic & wood

GONE

25 test tube racks

Smaller, plastic & wood

GONE

Elementary Chemistry Kit

Plastic grads, goggles and foam atoms

GONE

6 Large test tube racks

Wooden, with 30 small test tubes

GONE

20 Mortar & Pestles
20 small crucibles

 

GONE

12 Erlenmeyer flasks

250ml

GONE

Elementary Chemistry Kit

Plastic grads, rulers, cups and goggles

GONE

Liquid measuring kit

Gallons, quarts, pints
(I know, I know)

GONE

Liquid measuring kit

Gallons, quarts, pints
(I know, I know)

GONE

Chemistry elementary kit

Plastic grads, funnels, rules, stoppers, immersion heaters, droppers, straws, goggles and foam  models

GONE

Radiation Detection Kit

Vintage kit in metal case

Great decoration for chem classroom.

212

Wooden Pan Balances

Old wooden pan balances!  Guess which object has the greater mass and then experiment!

GONE

Wooden Pan Balances

Old wooden pan balances!  Guess which object has the greater mass and then experiment!

GONE

Radiation Detection Kit

Vintage kit in metal case

GONE

Radiation Detection Kit

Vintage kit in metal case

GONE

Heat kit

6 coffee thermos’,4 IR thermometers

GONE

Bell in vacuum jar

 

GONE

Nuclear scalers with shields

detect radioactive sources, with a shielding kit

GONE

Nuclear scalers with shields

detect radioactive sources, with a shielding kit

GONE

Chemistry elementary kit

Foam atoms, rulers, droppers, balloon, stoppers, molecule kits

GONE

Nuclear scalers with shields

detect radioactive sources, with a shielding kit

222

Drying racks

10 plastic & 3 wooden

GONE

15 Goggles & 4 Handheld Eyewashers

 

224

2 Plastic Lab Safety Cans

1 gallon

GONE

Plastic Cube Containers

Classroom set of small hard plastic containers can house a water experiment, or dozens of other ideas.  Or just help organize your classroom!

GONE

Plastic Cube Containers

Classroom set of small hard plastic containers can house a water experiment, or dozens of other ideas.  Or just help organize your classroom!

228

Plastic Cube Containers

Classroom set of small hard plastic containers can house a water experiment, or dozens of other ideas.  Or just help organize your classroom!

GONE

Plastic Cube Containers

Classroom set of small hard plastic containers can house a water experiment, or dozens of other ideas.  Or just help organize your classroom!

231

Goggles

Classroom set of goggles for younger students

GONE

Chemistry General Supplies

Straws, tissue, paper towels, cotton balls, pencils, cups

 

Physics Kits:

Kit

Item

Description

GONE

Sundial Kits

~500.  students can each construct their own sundial from cardboard cutouts.

GONE

4 Lego Mindstorm Kits

With accessories

GONE

3 Lego Mindstorm Kits

 

GONE

2 Lego Mindstorm Kits

 

GONE

5 physics motion carts

Momentum demos

GONE

5 physics motion carts

Momentum demos

GONE

Light blox kit

 

GONE

Lego Mindstorm Kit

Kit to build lego devices

GONE

Lego Mindstorm Kit

Kit to build lego devices

314

2 Stroboscopes

 

GONE

Magnetism Kit

Classroom sets of magnets and items to test magnetism.  Every student can be engaged!

GONE

Magnetism Kit

Classroom sets of magnets and items to test magnetism.  Every student can be engaged!

GONE

Magnetism Kit

Classroom sets of magnets and items to test magnetism.  Every student can be engaged!

GONE

Magnetism Kit

Classroom sets of magnets and items to test magnetism.  Every student can be engaged!

GONE

Rotary motion sensors
Geiger Counters

Classroom set of rotary  motion sensors and Geiger counters to use along with Pasco Labs

336

Oscilloscope

 

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