bhewlett <@t> cogeco.ca
Tue Jan 2 15:15:54 CST 2007
If its available in your area, get him to look at pond water, full of neat
An alternative is to put some hay and rainwater in a large jar and wait for
a few days.
It will grow lots of neat plants and animals which change over time.
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From: "Senn, Amy" <ASenn <@t> mercy.pmhs.org>
To: <histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2007 4:02 PM
Subject: [Histonet] Slides
> My 7 year old son got a microscope for Christmas. He's very excited to
> at slides!
> The microscope came with 3 slides: Pine needle, onion peel, and
> Problem is, he's bored with those slides and wants more.
> I made him a few here in the surgical path dept. on the cryostat, but
> not directly in histology anymore, so I can't just cut a few extras and
> stain them myself.
> I don't know where to get more slides for him, short of paying 29.99
> shipping and handling for only TEN slides from the place where I got
> microscope to begin with.
> Anyone have some extras they'd like to share? He'd really like to see
> colors and 'funky designs' as he likes to say. We made a few from
> spit and even one from his brother's boogers (lol) but he's getting
> tired of
> the same old stuff & is acutally really interested in what the 'funky
> colors' mean....
> I'd be willing to pay postage.....
> Thanks so much for any help!!
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