Science Centre Singapore, KidsSTOP™ and Omni-Theatre are closed on 5 Aug and 2, 16, 23, 30 Sep 2019.

All 3 slots for Picnic Under the Planets Live Planetarium show are sold out. Thank you for your support!

Description:A drop of water may look clear but is there microorganisms living within? Some organisms are so tiny that they cannot be seen with the naked eye, but that does not mean they do not exist. Through more advance microscopy techniques, observe bacteria under oil immersion and different stages of cell division of an onion root tip. Come explore the microscopic world in a fun and enriching way! 
Objectives:1. Revision of microscopy techniques.
2. Perform oil immersion technique and diaphragm adjustments to enhance viewing of the specimens.
3. Understand mitosis and meiosis.
4. View pond organisms and bacteria specimens.
5. View the main stages of mitosis and meiosis under the microscope.
Mode of Delivery:Practical lab session
Target Audience:Secondary 3 to Secondary 4/5 (Intermediate)
Group size:20 minimum, 40 maximum
Duration:2.5 hours
Time:9.30am or 2.30pm
Course Fee:$7 (Admission fee to Science Centre applies to non-member international schools based in Singapore)

How to book 2019 programmes


Private school, Overseas school and Corporate group bookings

The listed course fees apply only to local MOE schools. Private schools, Overseas schools and all Corporate groups (including locally based corporate groups) can contact Corporate Sales to place their bookings. Kindly note that an additional charge applies per pax on top of the listed course fees, as well as admission rates.