A fully functional microscope designed especially for little hands! The chunky design makes this perfect as a child's first microscope. The early learning microscope is really easy to use. First years microscope features two large eye pieces, eliminating the need to close one eye. Easy-to-use microscope includes knob for simple focusing. The LED light enhances viewing of small details. The microscope gives 8x magnification. This includes easy to read instructions. Requires 3 AAA batteries. Suitable for children aged 3-7 years.