Homeschool Day: Sputnik
Educator led Science On a Sphere® presentations and hands-on science activities linked to learning about space travel and the universe. Science On a Sphere® presentations will be at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 a.m.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Space Foundation Discovery Center
In October of 1957, Sputnik became the first man-made object to orbit the Earth. We'll learn about Sputnik's legacy and the fleet of satellites that make life better here on Earth.
Join us for:
- Sputnik Classroom Activity
- Sputnik Science On a Sphere ® will be at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 a.m.
- Crafts and more
Homeschool Day at the Discovery Center includes educator led Science On a Sphere® presentations aligned to education standards, hands-on science activities linked to learning about space travel and the universe in our Lockheed Martin Space Education Center. In our Northrop Grumman Science Center, presentations on Science On a Sphere® will explore our solar system and Earth systems. And in El Pomar Space Gallery, view artifacts and models depicting the story of historic and future space exploration. Activities are included in general admission to the Discovery Center.
Homeschool Day will be offered each month, with new themes and activities designed to engage learners on all levels. These activities are a great way to meet other homeschoolers in the area and help enrich your child's learning experience.