What is in your slime?

Slime particles under Foldscope 5th Grade Student Work A week ago I started a Foldscope Club for 5th-7th Graders.  I told them to be curious explorers and come see me at recess if they had questions or needed help making slides.   After the weekend a very disappointed girl came to my classroom and said she…

Students coming to NFB to learn foldscope

Few students approached for learning Foldscope they got to know about the tool from the internet and when they heard that we teach the assembly and usage of the same they came all the way to our lab just to learn the tool. 

Infected pea pods

Golden yellow-brown coloured raised spots were seen on the pods of pea. A sample was taken from the infected area and teased to separate out the cells. The slide when observd under a foldscope revealed several spores. On surfing the literature, the symptoms matched with those of pea blight. Blight of pea is caused by several…