Category Little weirdos

Green oranges

Handful and Wilful We found some mouldy oranges. We chopped them up and put them on a microscope slide. (Yum.) These are fungle spores. OK, fungAL spores. Here they are again only more magnified. There were also tiny animals called protozoa. They only have one cell so they are too small to see.

Mosquito larvae

We found some larvae in a bucket of water in the garden. We put them on a slide and put it under the microscope (with Dad’s help). It looked like this.