Child’s Microscope Set

Student Microscope Kit

Buy: Kids Microscope Set

The Duo-Scope is a dual functioning biological microscope that incorporates modified objectives with dual cool LED illumination! This allows the user to view both microscopic sized specimens on slides as well as macroscopic (solid) objects like bugs, stamps and coins!

Kids Microscope Set – Student Microscope Kit

My First Lab Duo-Scope Microscope?s uses are unlimited with dual lights. It has the flexibility to view both slides and solid items. View slides with the light shining up from below and view solid objects with the light shining down on the specimen. It is fun and educational for scientists of all ages. It includes over 50 pieces of accessories for hours of scientific research. It requires 3 AA batteries, which are not included. It contains glass and sharp instruments. Also it includes: vinyl dust cover, five plain slides, one concavity slide, four prepared slides, cover glass, plastic dropper, two bottles of stain, slide labels, lens paper, forceps, scalpel, plastic test tube, plastic Petri dish, straight teasing needle, and instruction manual and helpful hints. It features: 10X eyepiece; 4X, 10X, 40X objectives, 40X, 100X, 400X Magnification, real optical glass lenses, dual focusing knobs, two LED lights, and six hole disc diaphragms

Buy: World of the Microscope Book


Ages: 10 – 16 years

Size of book: 8 x 10 inches

Pages: 48

World of the Microscope Book

This experiments book goes well with a microscope gift. A fascinating, hands-on introduction to using microscopes, this book is packed with exciting projects which reveal the amazing detail of the world around us. Illustrated, step-by-step instructions for techniques such as lighting, mounting, sectioning and staining show how to get the best from a microscope. The World of the Microscope also investigates the applications of microscopes in science and industry. Perfect supplement to a child’s microscope.

(“… there is something on every page to delight the eye and absorb the mind.” Times Educational Supplement)

kids microscope book
Buy: Complete Book of the Microscope


Ages: 8 years and up

Size of book: 8 1/2 x 10 7/8 inches

Pages: 96

Complete Book of the Microscope

This book makes a nice addition to any child who owns a microscope. Winner of the Learning Magazine Teacher’s Choice Award, The Usborne Internet-linked Complete Book of the Microscope is a breathtaking introduction to an extra ordinary new world. Fantastic photographs, a thousand or even a million times larger than life, reveal the secrets of the kids microscope world, from algae to atoms, dust to DNA and flies’ eyes to flu viruses. The information-packed child microscope book also includes descriptions of Web sites where you can explore the micro world in more depth.
Get the most from your experiments using microscopes for kids by following step-by-step project ideas.
Practical information on buying and taking care of microscopes for kids is included.

How does an Internet-Linked kids microscope book work?

Usborne Internet-Linked books serve as a gateway to knowledge for fact-hungry children.
Visiting the internet site provided, enter the book and page number you are interested in learning more about. This site will provide you web addresses of safe, content appropriate websites you can visit to research a subject in a fun and informative way. School projects have never been so easy! No more rushing to the library for last minute research.
Just take this book to your home computer and in a few clicks you have tons of cheap child microscope research ideas. Save on gasoline and save on time!

Parent Comments on Kids with Microscopes


Kids Microscope Set – Student Microscope Kit – Parent Comments:

My son was thrilled! April, 2006

Reviewer from: San Antonio, TX

My son was especially excited when he opened this kit for his 8 year birthday. He carried to book to school each day and really likes finding things to place under the microscope.