Reviewed for Fourth Grade, 2010

Got an inquirer at home? This mini microscope is the perfect gift for a budding scientist or any curious kid! Complete with an illuminator to shed some light on observations, it has a compact carrying case so kids can take it anywhere. At under $10, it's an inexpensive way to nurture a love of learning and exploring. Sometimes, it's the smallest things that can teach us the most. So start exploring! You'll be amazed at how many fascinating things you'll find right under your nose. (SE, $5.04)