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    
Tuesday   February 21, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   February 22, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   February 23, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   February 24, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   February 27, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   February 28, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   March 1, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   March 2, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 3, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 6, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   March 7, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   March 8, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   March 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 10, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 13, 2017   12:00 am  -  Friday, March 17, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   March 20, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   March 21, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   March 22, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thursday   March 23, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   March 24, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   March 27, 2017   10:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   March 28, 2017   8:00 am  -  Thursday, May 18, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Friday   May 19, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   May 22, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   May 26, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   June 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Tuesday   July 4, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   August 7, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   September 4, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   October 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]

$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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