The JV InvenTeams Super Lens Activity Guide will lead educators and students through creative applications of light and exploring topics such as:

  • How inventors solve problems
  • Light rays and lenses
  • Taking apart a cell phone and finding the optics
  • Optical calculations
  • Building a lens and creating a camera prototype
  • Saving digital images from the camera prototype

Educator Guide

Student Guide

Download the list of materials and tools used in this guide. 

Purchase an invention kit to create the activities in the JV InvenTeams Super Lens activity guide! The invention kit is designed for 20 students and two educators, and contains most materials and tools.  Kits can be purchased by credit card. Item costs do not include shipping, which will be calculated during checkout. Shipping costs vary by item and delivery location.

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