Science & Nature

Microbiology Lab

In this 3-week class, we will learn the scientific method by designing a bacterial laboratory experiment on an agar plate.
Mrs. Brandy, B.S. Biology, MPH
398 total reviews for this teacher
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50 minutes

per class

3x per week

over 3 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

Agar plates must be purchased prior to class and refrigerated until class starts.

Nutrient Agar, Prepared Media Plates, 5 pack can be purchased from for $12.50 plus shipping.
Also, purchase -Swab applicator, sterile, 2 pack for 30 cents.
On Amazon-

EZ BioResearch Bacteria Science Kit (IV): Top Science Fair Project Kit. Prepoured LB-Agar Plates And Cotton Swabs. Exclusive Free Science Fair Project E-Book Packed With Award Winning Experiments.

Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
2 hours 30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Parental guidance will be needed during the collection of bacteria on various surfaces around the house. This experimentation process will happen outside of class and directions will be provided before hand. 


Mrs. Brandy, B.S. Biology, MPH
Lives in the United States
Motivating Educator
398 total reviews
269 completed classes

About Me

I’m a native of New Orleans. I am also a joyful homeschool mother of one and a passionate teacher of Biology, Chemistry, and Nutrition. I not only delight in teaching these subjects well but also enjoy creating a fun and stimulating environment in... 
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