Author:
Madison Kingsford
Subject:
Criminal Justice, Anthropology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Level:
Middle School, High School
Tags:
Forensics
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
Language:
English

Forensic Anthropology Lab

Forensic Anthropology Lab

Overview

 

In this lab students will learn how skeletal remains can be used to estimate the height of an individual. Students will measure several of their bones and the bones of a partner. They will then use a formula to estimate height and compare it to actual height. 

Forensic Anthropology Lab

In this lab students will learn how skeletal remains can be used to estimate the height of an individual. Students will measure several of their bones and the bones of a partner. They will then use a formula to estimate height and compare it to actual height.