Petri Dishes with Agar, Set of 2

Item # LER 2583
Ages 8
We regret that this Learning Resource product is discontinued and no longer available.

Product Description

Children can grow their own bacteria specimens with this set. Includes: tablespoon of .5 teaspoon of agar, two plastic Petri dishes and agar preparation instructions.


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Directions (as printed in the Activity Guide): Add entire packet of agar (1/2 tsp) to 2 tablespoons of boiling water. Stir until agar is completely dissolved. Pour solution into one sterilized petri dish. Refrigerate to gel (about 30 minute). After the solution turns to a waxy gel, it is ready to use.