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Microscope Activities

Here are some ideas for things to do...even some food for thought for Science Fair Projects using the Microscope. Record all of your results in our free Lab Journal.

Bacteria - Finding it in Yogurt (1)

Bacteria - Finding it in Yogurt (2)

Blood, Examining

Blood smear, Preparing a


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Care and Feeding of your Microscope

Carry Case, Make your own

Chloroplasts, Examining in Pond Weed Cells

Frog Blood, Observing

Fiber Detective!


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Hair Hair Hair!

Kitchen Science - Spice it Up!

Microscopy Lab Journal


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Pond Creatures, Collecting (with an easy-to-make collector)

Pulling a Stain (How to use stains)

Protozoa, How to slow them down


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Spider Web, Observing

Wet mount, Preparing a


This is a work in progress, and we hope that you will participate. Please send your complete activity with step-by-step instructions by Email. We'll do our best to share your adventure on the world wide web!


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