Seasons, Phases and Eclipses

Seasons, Phases and Eclipses

Rotation and revolution, day and night, seasons, and moon phases demonstrated in age-appropriate fashion. At a level appropriate for upper elementary and middle school-age students, this program demonstrates the changing appearances of the sun, moon and stars, with extra information on eclipses. Additional computer graphics briefly show how the motions of the Earth and Moon in space cause these phenomena.

Subjects: Earth Systems, Space Systems
Program Type: Planetarium Shows


Where is it?

Strasenburgh Planetarium

When is it?

Days Available: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Start Date: 10/26/2017
End Date: 06/15/2018
Program Length: 50 min.
Earliest Start Time: 9am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
Maximum Attendence: 195

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Planetarium Group Admission (for 1 show): $7 per person; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member Adults free; COMBO: $3 additional charge when adding to Museum Group Admission or another Planetarium Show Admission

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942
Reservation Timeframe: 3 Wks

Need More Information?

Name: Steve Fentress
Email: sfentress@rmsc.org
Phone: 585.697.1946


Other Information

Standards:

Next Generation Science Standards: PS1.C, PS2.B, PS3.D, PS4.A, ESS1.A ESS1.B


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