Skywatchers of Central America

Skywatchers of Central America

Grades : Grade 04
Activity Type : Portable Planetarium/Hands-on Lab
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Social Studies - Ancient Civilizations
Min / Max : 15 / 25 students + adults
Price :  Tax Exempt : $16 , 1 adult free per 10 students

Explore the connections between the stars and planets and Maya life. The planetarium takes the students to the land of the Maya of 1200 years ago under a star-filled sky. Half of this lesson will be spent in a learning lab exploring concepts through demos, storytelling, and questioning; the other half will be spent in the ROM’s travelling planetarium.

Curriculum links:
Grade 4: Social Studies – Heritage & Identity: Early Societies, 3000 BCE – 1500 CE

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Not available before 10:00 a.m.

Ce programme est offert en français.

Availability subject to change.

Please consult your school calendar before booking. Availability subject to change.


Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Monday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Wednesday   October 18, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   October 20, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   October 23, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   October 24, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   October 25, 2017   10:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Thursday   October 26, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   October 27, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   October 30, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   November 2, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:30 pm  
Friday   November 3, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   November 6, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   November 8, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   November 9, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, November 10, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   November 13, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   November 14, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   November 15, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   November 17, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   November 21, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   November 23, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   November 24, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   November 27, 2017   8:00 am  -  Tuesday, November 28, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Wednesday   November 29, 2017   10:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Thursday   November 30, 2017   10:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Friday   December 1, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]
Tuesday   January 30, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   February 20, 2018   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, February 21, 2018 5:55 pm [range]
Tuesday   February 27, 2018   10:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Thursday   March 29, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   April 12, 2018   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   April 13, 2018   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   May 9, 2018   10:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Monday   July 2, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  

$16 /person
Tax Exempt : $16

1 adult free
per 10 students


Activity Type : Portable Planetarium/Hands-on Lab
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Social Studies - Ancient Civilizations
Min / Max : 15 / 25 students + adults


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