Today we were practicing the science of forensics in 1st, 2nd and 3rd.

Fingerprint ananysis is probably the most well known form of forensic science.

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We studied our fingerprints in todays science lesson. We discovered that there are three main types of print patterns; arches, whorls and loops.

We took samples of our finger prints using an ink pad and some paper.

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Once we had taken the fingerprints, we then had to analyse them to find out our print patterns.

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Beware criminals, we’ve got budding forensic scientists in Craggagh NS!

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