Microscopy and Cell Biology

Students will identify the parts of a microscope. Students will observe, manipulate, write and memorize. Students will also compute total magnification of the objective lenses. The lab can be modified to suit higher grade levels using the attached handouts for various observation stations.


Pollen Station

Red Onion Cell Station

Stomata Station

Human Cheek Cell Station

Microscopes (Teacher Edition)

Microscopes (Student Edition)