The Majesty of Space from Inside your Classroom – Astronotes

Armagh Observatory and Planetarium Classroom’ on-line periods

Armagh Observatory and Planetarium is happy to convey the wonders of the photo voltaic system direct to colleges with their brand-new on-line providing of ‘Cosmic Classroom’.

College students will ways to navigate the evening sky and to their favorite planets all from the consolation of the classroom. They may even go to constellations and journey to the moon throughout the immersive digital class.

Appropriate for KS1 and KS2 courses, pupils can take a look at their information with a quick-thinking quiz and get the prospect to ask specialists from Armagh Observatory and Planetarium questions on house which have at all times intrigued them.

To assist consolidate what the pupils realized within the session and to encourage future studying, there are additionally accompanying downloadable sources.

Armagh Observatory and Planetarium Senior Schooling Officer, Helen McLoughlin, mentioned: “We’re very excited to have the amenities and the to convey this actually spectacular instructional on-line providing to major college pupils and house lovers throughout Eire. 

“We actually assume it’s a enjoyable but very informative method of introducing pupils to science and to the workings of house. What could be a science-heavy topic is delivered in accessible and easy-to-understand which actually the magic of house to those individuals.

“Cosmic Classroom has proved in style with various colleges already however we actually wish to attain out to extra major colleges throughout Northern Eire and allow them to know this incredible useful resource is obtainable.

“We’re trying ahead to the time after we can welcome the general public again to the Planetarium however with colleges making to re-open we felt it was a perfect alternative to bundle our Cosmic Classroom in such a method that the session will be delivered in a digital method.”

At an introductory value of £80 per one-hour session for one class, all you want if entry to Zoom. Ideally entry to a laptop computer or pc with a microphone

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