MEL Kids Subscription - Microscope

In this live lesson, your children will:

  • Complete the experiment in the Microscope set
  • Understand the science behind the experiment
  • Be able to ask questions

You will require the MEL Kids 'Microscope' set and a smartphone to complete the project.

Lesson time

2:00pm   PT (San Francisco, Seattle, ...)
3:00pm   MT (Phoenix, Denver, ...)
4:00pm   CT (Chicago, Houston, ...)
5:00pm   ET (New York, Toronto, ...)
10:00pm   GMT (London, ...)

Lesson duration: 50-60 minutes.

MEL Experiment

If you are a subscriber of MEL Kids then you can conduct the experiment from the Microscope set:


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Daniel Sullivan presents this lesson:

Daniel Sullivan

Dan is a super enthusiastic and experienced ex-head of science with over 20 years of teaching experience running science departments. He delighted in introducing truly exciting, inspiring practical science lessons that made learning and the voyage of discovering the natural world joy to experience. He is a hugely passionate scientist whose singular aim is to instill in his students a love of science, a fascination with the universe, and a lifelong habit of challenging all types of 'received wisdom'! All of this is, of course, done with a sense of mischievousness and fun!