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Confidence in Astronomy (K-8)

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October 28, 2016
2:00-5:00 PM

Teachers will explore the Museum’s digital planetarium to increase familiarity and confidence in teaching about constellations, the Earth/Moon/Sun system, our solar system, and beyond.

Outside the dome, participants will gain useful tips for engaging students in astronomy concepts, practice
active modeling of celestial systems, and receive hands-on tools that help students explore their universe.

Workshop offered in collaboration with UNCW Center for Education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.


Space is limited to 25 teachers; participants must pre-register by October 21.

814 Market Street • Wilmington, NC 28401 • Phone 910-798-4370 • Fax 910-798-4382