Zoomy Handheld Digital Microscope
Ages 4 - Adult
Grades Preschool, Kindergarten - High School
Powered by USB connection to your computer — no batteries required
Displays digital images on your computer screen, captures photos and even records video!
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 53 x 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.
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 Can grip with only 1 hand-allows other hand to hold and explore the subject, or operate controls Operates with ease — even for a young child Boosts students' 21st-century skills Works with almost any computer.
Teachers’ Choice For the Family Award Winner (2012)
Golden Apple Award winner 2011 Best in STEM
2012 Children’s Technology Review’s Editor’s Choice Award
Instructor magazine: Teachers’ Pick (Best of 2013)
Unit automatically recognized as USB device — no software required
- Downloads and charges via USB
- Features 640 x 480 pixels (interpolation up to 1200 x 1600 pixels)
- VGA CMOS sensor
- LED illumination
- 2 head adapters for viewing different kinds of subjects
- Compatible with Mac and PC (XP, Vista, Win7)
- Measures 2 L x 2.5 H