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Night Sky
Date: Time/Duration: 20 - 30 minutes
  Any age Fee: See StarLab fees
Find out what's up in the current night sky.  We will show you constellations, and the postion of the planets and the Moon.  If there is time, we will share a Mythology story about one of the constellations.

You may add this option to any StarLab program request.


Dance of the Earth, Moon, and Sun
Date: Available during the school year Time/Duration: 1 hour
  Grade 7 Fee: One Program (1 to 2 hrs.)
$5/student
$60 minimum/deposit

Two Programs
$8/student
$100 minimum/deposit
May include any two programs-physical science, natural science or space science (planetarium)

In this field trip, hands-on activities and planetarium dome models will help your students experience moon phases and eclipses to understand the “dance” of the Earth, moon and sun like never before!

Teacher Guide for Earth, Moon & Sun


Solar System Explorer
Date: Available during the school year Time/Duration: 30 minutes OR
1 hour
  Grades 1-5 Fee: One Program (30 minutes.)
$3/student
$40 minimum/deposit

One Program (1 to 2 hrs.)
$5/student
$60 minimum/deposit

Take a guided trip through the solar system with the experts in our planetarium and explore the planets in detail. By the end students will know all about our unique solar system and its place in the galaxy and universe. This field trip can be adapted for any grade level.

Teacher Guide for Solar System Explorer


Look Up!
Date: Available during the school year Time/Duration: 30 minutes
  Grades K and 1 Fee: One Program (30 minute.)
$3/student
$40 minimum/deposit

Your students will explore what is in the sky during the day, at night, and during the different seasons in this exciting planetarium field trip. We will model the movement of the sun and the phases of the moon and explore tonight’s sky!

Teacher Guide for Look Up


Stars & Stories
Date: Available during the school year Time/Duration: 30 minutes
  Pre-K
Kindergarten
Fee: One Program (30 min.)
$3/student
$40 minimum/deposit

In this planetarium field trip students will learn about the sun, moon and night time stars and participate in constellation stories.

Teacher Guide for Stars & Stories


Reasons for the Seasons
Date: Available during the school year Time/Duration: 1 hour
  Grades 5
Fee: One Program (1 to 2 hrs.)
$5/student
$60 minimum/deposit

Two Programs
$8/student
$100 minimum/deposit
May include any two programs-physical science, natural science or space science (planetarium)

In this planetarium-based field trip, students will explore the planetary reasons for the seasons.

Teacher Guide for Reasons for the Seasons




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