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

If you would like this program to be customized to your needs, please provide a detailed description in the "Additional Information" field during the checkout process.  A ROM staff member will contact you to discuss your request.  Please note that an additional fee may be charged.

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    
Monday   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Monday, September 4, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Tuesday   September 5, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 8, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   September 11, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 15, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Friday   October 6, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   October 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   October 10, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   October 26, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   November 9, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, November 10, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Friday   November 17, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   November 27, 2017   8:00 am  -  Tuesday, November 28, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
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   February 20, 2018   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, February 21, 2018 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   March 29, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 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


* Arrival Date :
* Lesson Start Time :
* Total Students :
* Total Adults :
* Grade :
    View Cart