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Learning Resources Zoomy Handheld Digital Microscope

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Amazing all-in-one digital microscope takes scientific inquiry to a new level—yet is easy for even a young child to use. Hold the hand-friendly scope over an object, turn the top to focus, then press the single control button to take videos or still images from 35 to 53x magnification. Supports students as they record observations and investigations. Great for lab reports, presentations and authentic assessment for digital portfolios. Sharply detailed images enrich whole-class and individual explorations. Use with your computer, projector or interactive whiteboard. Grades PreK–12
* Facilitates scientific observation via high-interest visuals
* Plugs into computer to display/demonstrate magnified images
* Allows students to record and describe their investigations and inquiries
* Downloads to your computer or uploads to your class website, virtual learning network or assessment files
* Powered by USB connection to your computer — no batteries required
* Provides clear and sharp images via high-quality resolution
* Illuminates dark settings or objects
* Adjusts automatically to LED light available
* Encourages hands-on investigation
* Fits perfectly in child’s hand and positions easily to view difficult objects
* Operates with ease — even for a young child
* Boosts students' 21st-century skills
* Works with almost any computer. Unit automatically recognized as USB device
Material: Plastic
Includes: USB cable
Suggested Age: 4 Years and Up
Grade Level: Kindergarten, Preschool, 3rd Grade, 2nd Grade, 1st Grade
Care and Cleaning: Spot or wipe clean
Number of Players: 1 or More Players
Teaching equipment type: Toy microscope
Educational Focus: Science, Teaching Aid
Power Source: USB-powered
TCIN: 13492089
UPC: 765023044164
Item Number (DPCI): 204-06-0447
$39.49

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5 out of 5 stars
Charles 2 months ago
This was a purchase for my 4 year old grand daughter. She loved the gift and enjoyed exploring things with her dad. The Zoomy was really easy to use and set up. As a side note. There was an incident of head lice at the school and it turned out that the Zoomy was the perfect tool to use to inspect ev...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Easy

4 out of 5 stars
klh19748 2 months ago
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Super fun and easy to use with Mac!

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
Vireo 3 months ago
Super fun and easy to use with my MacBook Pro! All I had to do was plug the Zoomy in, open Photo Booth, go to "Camera" in the top menu bar, select "USB 2.0 Camera", and it was connected. Didn't need to install software or anything. Hoping to use it for macroinvertebrate viewing and so much more in o...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Easy to use

5 out of 5 stars
Gloria 3 months ago
Kid-friendly and so much fun to use with preschoolerssee moreof the reviewer's review
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Fantastic Science Tool!

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
Science Girl 3 months ago
I am using the Zoomy in my classroom as a science tool that helps you take a look at the hidden world.see moreof the reviewer's review
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Its easy for the kids to use not to Much supervision

4 out of 5 stars
Marie 5 months ago
For science to see evereathing the kids in my classroom is very interresthingsee moreof the reviewer's review
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Thanks for the software update :)

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
Pip 6 months ago
Great little microscope. Have one of the original zoomy and with the software update it runs even better and on my Win 10 computer. The kids have enjoyed having this camera as have I. It's picked up a small spot of decay on one of my front teeth and even the starting of a carcinoma on the end of my ...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Great product

5 out of 5 stars
Tracy 8 months ago
Wonderful product for any classroom!!see moreof the reviewer's review
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