The SmartMicroScope iGo2 Forensics kit includes the Crime Scene Investigations book with real-life science activites for the elementary grades. The book includes thirty investigations including comparing fingerprints, handwriting analysis, comparing shoeprints, soil comparisons, hair analysis, characteristics of leaves, and comparing fibers.
The SmartMicroScope iGo2 digital microscope has a high quality lens for true to life undistorted color image. It can record still images and videos. The 6 LED lights are easily controlled with a dial on the SmartMicroScope iGo2. Olympus microscope camera will provide you H/W magnification and will also provide you live S/W ( x4) magnification.
The SmartMicroScope iGo2 has a broad magnfication range which is great for the classroom. This can make all the difference when looking at pond water organisms or plant and animal cells. Olympus microscope camera will turn your mobile device into functional and most simple to use magnifier.
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eSchool Media Recognizes SmartSchool Systems
with Readers’ Choice Award
eSchool Media recognizes SmartSchool Systems with the Readers’ Choice Award for ed-tech products that have proven to be effective in schools nationwide. The SmartScope handheld digital microscope is voted best-in-class for educational technology products. See the entire report here.
Getting Started Video Series
Need professional development? We’ve created a training video series to help get started with the SmartMicroScope iGo2. This series includes step-by-step instructions for installing the app for iOS and Android, details for what’s in the box, how to take pictures and record videos and how to access our teaching materials for elementary science, middle school science and biology. All investigations are in the 5E model and are aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards and many state science education science standards.
10 Piece Collection and Display Set
Crime Scene Investigations (Grades 6-12)
Microscope app will work as embedded photo viewer and it has multiple image filters that are negative, sepia and mono.
SmartMicroScope iGo2 Specifications:
Compatible Host Devices: Apple iOS devices (iOS 4.1 and up)/ Android devices (OS 2.3 and up) INCLUDING: Android Tablets, Android phones, iPad iPod Touch and iPhones
Connected Devices: Can connect 3 devices simultaneously to the SmartMicroScope iGo2 (Any combination of iOS devices or Android devices). Each can take pictures and record video independent of one another.
Magnification: Up to 200x depending on screen size. (maximum magnification is 80x on the iPad screen)
Resolution: HD Resolution (1280×720)
Lighting: Adjustable LED lights
Snapshot mode: Hardware(device) / Software(APP) controllable
Support Portocol: 2.4GHz WiFi IEEE802.11b/g/n
Support video code protocol: MPEG4
Operational range: 10 meters from a Wi-Fi connected device (outdoors)
Frequency: 2.4GHz band width
Power source: 3 x AA(Alkaline,Ni-MH) batteries (Rechargeable Ni-MH batteries are recommended.)
Power Consumption: 3.6V/440mA
Continuous Operation time: Approximately maximum 3.5 hrs with Ni-MH 2500mA battery (Dependent on environment and battery capacity)
Gain Control: Auto Gain Control
White Balance: Automatic
Outside Dimensions: 155mmx75mmx37mm
Weight: 140g (without batteries)
Olympus microscope camera will work as embedded photo viewer and it has multiple image filters that are negative, sepia and mono.
- Explore plant parts, insects and water organisms
- Compare plant and animal cells
- Observe sweating
- Explore rocks, sand, soil and water
- Compare grains of salt, sugar and other common substances
- Compare clothing and other textiles
- Explore how common printers make different colors
- Compare fingerprints, soils and tire tracks
- Examine clothing, carpet fibers, hair and blood splatter