Petri Dishes with Agar, Set of 2

Item # LER 2583
Ages 8+
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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.


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Instructions are not correct

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    • Does Not Work Well
    • Flimsy
    • Inaccurate
    • Poor Demonstration

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      Comments about Learning Resources Petri Dishes with Agar, Set of 2:

      Instructions call for 2 tablespoons of water which is clearly in correct. What is the correct amount? Who knows. Avoid this product.

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