Can you prepare a microscope slide?
This worksheet, from How to Dazzle at Being a Scientist, explains how to prepare a microscope slide and asks you to draw what you see when you view it through the microscope. Microscope was a Word of the Day on this blog.
What else do your pupils think they could look at under a microscope? Have they heard of the expression ‘being put under a microscope’, meaning placing something under close scrutiny?