Bell Work. Place signed syllabus in basket on front counter. Take out a sheet of paper and write down 3 – 5 lab safety rules and/or procedures that you remember from 6 th and 7 th grade. You are to work quietly and alone . . Find SIX things that are unsafe .
Always point test tubes and other items away from yourself and others when heating.
Don’t eat or drink while in the lab.
Always wear safety goggles when doing an experiment
Don’t leave a flame unattended.
Keep hair and other flammable objects away from flames.
The answers are …
Crawl under your desk
Run into the back room
Exit out the Door
To call your friend
In an emergency
Push and run
Looking into the test tube. Always point away
Using Glass wear
Walking in the hallway
Reaching across equipment (Bunsen burner)
Push it under the table
Blame the closest person
Tell Ms. Hunt
Open closed shoes
What’s wrong? Identify the different safety concerns shown in the picture below.
You and your parents must agree to and sign the safety contract in order to participate in lab activities.
Failure to comply with safety guidelines may result in your removal from the class and loss of credit for the work that is done in your absence.
Remember I must trust you to do the activities, if I can not trust you then you will be given an alternative assignment