Forensic Chemistry FALL 2020 WEEK OF October 12TH

  • Forensic Chemistry

Monday JUNIOR PICTURES

Objectives: Discuss the 7s's of Crime Scene Investigation.  Create a presentation discussing OJ Simpson, JonBenet Ramsey, and Amanda Knox Cases.

Activities:

1.  QOD:  How does the following statement fit in with the case that you researched?  Respond with your thoughts in the chat. 

“The wise forensic investigator will always remember that he must bring all of his life experiences and logic to find the truth.  This means common sense, informed intuition, and the courage to see things as they are.  Then he must speak honestly about what it adds up to.”

   —Dr. Henry Lee

      Chief Emeritus for Scientific Services and the former Commissioner of Public Safety for the state of Connecticut

2. Notes: 7s's add to your notes.  How far did you get last week?

3.  Project Creation

HW- finish up notes from the 7s's use the PowerPoint and the PDF of the book

 

Tuesday  SOPHOMORE PHOTOS

Objectives: Discuss the 7s's of Crime Scene Investigation.  Create a presentation discussing OJ Simpson, JonBenet Ramsey, and Amanda Knox Cases.

Activities:

1.  QOD: Why are still photos, video, and sketches all necessary when video shows so much?

2.  Notes: Sketching Datum and Subdatum Points, Searching

3. Project Creation OJ Simpson, JonBenet Ramsey, and Amanda Knox.

HW- Complete Project 

 

Wednesday SATs

Objectives:  Explain autopsy procedures.

Activities: 

1.  QOD

2.  "How Autopsies Work" reading and questions.

3.  View "Odds of Dying" updated video then answer questions.

 

Thursday 

Objectives:  Discuss Crime Scene Processing.  Research Scott Peterson Case.

Activities:  

1.  QOD:  Self and Peer Reflection of Project Development

2.  Notes: Packaging

3.  Case Studies: #7 Jon Benet Ramsey, OJ Simpson, Amanda Knox (add information so that you can recall case)

4.  Case Study #8 Scott Peterson

5. Discuss Culminating Project for course.   Student input ideas.

HW- Finish anything you owe.

 

Friday

1.  QOD- According to the "Odds of Dying" link to the National Safety Council, what are the top 3 reasons listed?  Why do you think #1 is the #1 reason?  (IN CHAT)

2.  Notes

3.  Body Farm Reading and Questions.  Reading and questions are on Canvas.  Answer the questions in your notebook.

 

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