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Learning Resources Elite Award-Winning Plastic Microscope Set

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WARNING: choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

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Learn science the fun way with the Learning Resources Elite award-winning plastic microscope set. It has a total of 18 pieces with slides to display samples, a mirror, hand magnifier, light, vials, tweezers and more. This kids microscope magnifies at 100x, 300x and 600x with precision. This kids' science toy was awarded the 2005 Creative Child Magazine top creative toy award and is a great learning tool for your child. Batteries required. Ages 8 and up.
Battery: 2.0 AA, Required, not included
Material: Plastic
Includes: Slides
Features: Lights up
Suggested Age: 8 Years and Up
CPSC Choking Hazard Warnings: Choking_hazard_small_parts
Power Source: Battery
Award 1 Year: 2005.0
Award 1 Name: Top Creative Toy Award
Grade Level: 8th Grade, 7th Grade, 6th Grade, 5th Grade, 4th Grade, 3rd Grade, 2nd Grade
Care and Cleaning: Spot or wipe clean
Award 1 Organization: Creative Child Magazine
Number of Players: 1 Player
Educational Focus: Science
Elite microscope features 100x, 300x and 600x magnification for extreme close-up viewing excitement
Includes mirror, light, vials, tweezers, slides and hand magnifier
For ages 8 yrs. and up
TCIN: 10647847
UPC: 765023008821
Item Number (DPCI): 204-06-0397

guest reviews

overall: 1.7 out of 5 stars, see all reviews

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(would not recommend)
3 out of 5 stars
Just Charley1 year ago
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Bought this for my 9-year-old, who is absolutely thrilled with it, but honestly, you can barely see a thing. The microscope itself looks impressive, but I will be seeking out a better quality microscope so that we can actually see with definition.see moreof the reviewer's review
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Waste of money.

1 out of 5 stars
AngelK7 years ago
Good luck trying to view anything out of this. As the other reviewer said, you can only see color and no details. My viewfinder was even full of bubbles, in the lens. Cheap. It does not magnify as it should. Piece of junk. I guess in this case, you get what you pay for, a cute looking toy. I wouldnt...see moreof the reviewer's review
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1 out of 5 stars
Grandpa9 years ago
Very disappointed with this product. Cannot view anything, all you see is the color, no detail at all.see moreof the reviewer's review
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