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  • Smithsonian Telescope
  • Smithsonian Telescope
  • Smithsonian Telescope
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Smithsonian Telescope

  • Recommended Age: 8-12 Year Old
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Total: $ 41.80
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Everything you need to take advantage of this incredible microscope! Includes:25x and 50x interchangeable eyepieces, 1 adjustable tripod, 1 compass for star tracking and detailed instructions.

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Why Our Experts Love It

We have lots of telescopes. But if you are looking for a great starter-scope, this is the one for you. Then, if you like this, you can always get more expensive models.

Bottom works, your kids will love it, and you'll get to see if they really like star and moon-gazing, or if it's just a passing fancy like Haley's Comet.
  • What a great year the 8s are. There are a few milestones they may achieve and growing pains your typical 8 year old may encounter.
  • Dexterity and Locomotion (movement): Finger control is quite refined and stamina increases - can run and swim further than ever before.
  • Education: Can converse (almost) at an adult level...Reading may be a major interest...Seeks to understand the reasons for things...Begins to feel competent in skills and have preferences for some activities and subjects...Begins to recognize concept of reversibility (4+2=6 and 6-2=4)
  • Emotional: Has strong need for love and understanding, especially from mother...Can be helpful, cheerful, and pleasant as well as rude, bossy, and selfish...Emotions change quickly...Impatient: finds waiting for special events torturous...Makes friends easily, develops close friends of same sex. Favors group play, clubs, and team sports. Wants to feel part of a group.
  • Choking Hazard 8 - not for children under 8 years