Additional Resources

Below are some links about microscopy to get you and your school started.

Microscope Activities:

Identifying Microbes in Pond Water:

An Introduction to Cell and Virus Structure:

Amazing animations of cells:

CellCraft – a state of the art game that invites students to delve into the world of the cell, learning about how a cell functions while helping it survive in hostile environments:

A timeline of discoveries in microscope technology:

Information on optical microscopes: