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Activities Learning Focus
1. Chemicals, Chemicals, Everywhere Observe a mystery chemical and read real case studies of exposure as an introduction to toxicology.
2. The Dose is the Poison Perform an experiment to investigate chemical concentration effects on seed germination.
3. Dose-Response Relationships Hypothesize about experimental results and discuss the dose-response relationship.
4. Individual Responses Can Be Different Experimental responses between samples demonstrate individual susceptibility of organisms to chemicals.
5. What is the Risk? A video documentary teaches risk assessment and management from chemical exposure.
6. Environmental Hazards Discover ways to eliminate or reduce exposure to environmental toxic agents.