Space:  Introduction to Astronomy

Space: Introduction to Astronomy

Grades : Grade 06
Activity Type : Portable Planetarium/Hands-on Lab
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Science
Min / Max : 15 / 50 students + adults

Touch real rocks from space, learn how to read a star map, and take a tour of the night sky in our mobile planetarium. 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 6: Science – Earth and Space Systems

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.

Ce programme est offert en français.

Maximum 50 people (including students, teachers, educational assistants and supervisors) at one time.

Not available before 10:00 a.m.

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    
Friday   December 9, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   December 12, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   December 13, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   December 14, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   December 15, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   December 16, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   December 19, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   December 20, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   December 21, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   December 22, 2016   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   December 23, 2016   8:00 am  -  Monday, December 26, 2016 5:55 pm [range]
Tuesday   December 27, 2016   8:00 am  -  Friday, January 6, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Thursday   January 12, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 13, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Monday   January 16, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   January 17, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   January 18, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   January 19, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   January 20, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   January 25, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   January 26, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   January 27, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   February 8, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Friday   February 17, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   February 20, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   February 27, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   February 28, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 3, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Wednesday   March 8, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   March 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 13, 2017   12:00 am  -  Friday, March 17, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Wednesday   March 22, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 24, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   March 28, 2017   8:00 am  -  Thursday, May 18, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   May 22, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   June 9, 2017   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 : Science
Min / Max : 15 / 50 students + adults


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