This unit includes resources, such as worksheets, on Microscopes for high school biology students. This unit is part of the Developing Biology course.


  • Science > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12


biology microscopes science



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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2, as of 2008-03-28.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 2

Reviewer Comments:

This microscope lesson contains a clear activity and follow-up practice sheet. The practice sheet also includes answers at the bottom so that students can check their work. The directions and illustrations are clear. The overall lesson may benefit from a clear statement of objectives for each activity. The educational level could be expanded to include middle school grades, as many life science teachers in grades 6-8 could benefit from this activity.
Paul Cobb
July 27, 2009
These resources are a good start for a unit on microscopes. With some modifications, more detail and added resources this could become an exemplary unit. Here are a few suggestions.…

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