The Skittle Core Lab in action.
For pictures of sampling in Antarctica, visit the Sampling at Explorers Cove page.
Coring tools and the "foram" population. A juice can or a length of PVC pipe both work well as corers.
A completed skittle cake. The skittles will be hidden with frosting before the lab.
Students conducting the sampling exercise.
A student completing the population lab sheet.
Graphing the aggregate class data.