Kids First Biology Lab

SKU: THK-635214
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Discover the science of living things with this complete introductory microscope kit. See how an onion cell shrivels and how a paramecium wiggles. Analyze the differences between the hair on your head and the sheep’s hair in a wool sweater. The kit includes slides, cover slips, and many helpful tools. Learn how to use these tools to prepare slides and how to use the microscope to examine them. The microscope has a battery-powered light to light up the specimens, and magnification power of 60x, 150x, and 600x depending on the objective lens used. The full-color, 32-page manual covers microscope setup, usage, and many fascinating observations of biological specimens.

Recommended for ages 8+

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Thames & Kosmos is one of our favorite science companies, for their commitment to high-quality components and a firm foundation in the scientific method. No matter the project, kids are guaranteed to find success while learning something new.