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    
Wednesday   December 13, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, December 15, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   December 18, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, December 22, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]
Wednesday   January 10, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   January 11, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 12, 2018   10:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Tuesday   January 16, 2018   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   January 17, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   January 18, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 19, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   January 22, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   January 23, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   January 25, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 26, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   January 29, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   January 31, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   February 2, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   February 8, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   February 12, 2018   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   February 13, 2018   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   February 20, 2018   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, February 21, 2018 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   February 22, 2018   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   February 27, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   February 28, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   March 6, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 12, 2018   8:00 am  -  Friday, March 16, 2018 5:55 pm [range]
Tuesday   March 20, 2018   10:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Thursday   March 22, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 23, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 26, 2018   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   March 27, 2018   8:00 am  -  Wednesday, March 28, 2018 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   March 29, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 30, 2018   8:00 am  -  Monday, April 2, 2018 5:55 pm [range]
Wednesday   April 11, 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  
Thursday   May 17, 2018   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   June 8, 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


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