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The Art of Crime Detection

The Art of Crime Detection

 

This site offers a fun and interactive way of learning about the ability of police sketch artists to coordinate the use of the right and left part of their brain to sketch portraits of people whom they've never met. In addition, students get to try this trained ability for themselves as they follow along in a crime solving activity that tests their trait-recognition abilities. Not only do students get to learn about the brain and the functions of each side of the brain, but they also get the opportunity to learn about one of the fields in forensics.

* A Teacher's Guide is also available

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