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Grades 4 to 6

Star Lab Presentations
Grade 1-6
Immerse your class in an out-of-this-world experience in our planetarium. Gain an understanding of the planets, moons, stars and satellites while travelling through space and uncovering the mysteries of our solar system. 
 
Program Length -  30 minutes
Curriculum connections: Science and Technology 
 
The Power of Light
Grade 4
Do-gooders unite! Explore the powers of light in our superheroes-in-training program. Learn how to harness the properties of light to create your own superhero gadgets. 
 
Program Length -  50 minutes 
Curriculum connections: Science and Technology 
 
Kids In Motion: Science Within 
Grade 5
Discover the respiratory, circulatory, and digestive systems in your body in this highly interactive program. Create working models of each system and take a look at some real pig lungs!
 
Program Length -  50 minutes 
Curriculum connections: Science and Technology 
 
Still Standing: Building for Natural Disasters
Grade 3 and 5 
Calling all builders! Learn about the impact natural disasters have on our buildings and structures while exploring the exhibition. Then, take on the challenge of creating structures strong enough to withstand the effects of these disasters. See which ones will stay standing and which ones will come crumbling down. 

Program Length - 60 minutes
Curriculum Connections: Science and Technology 
 
Discover Space
Grade 6
Explore the night sky and blast off into outer space in our Star Lab planetarium. Discover planets, moons, stars and satellites while uncovering the relationship between humans and the objects that make up our solar system. End the visit by launching your very own rocket in our atrium!

Program Length -  60 minutes 
Curriculum connections: Science and Technology 
 
littleBits
Grade 6
Harness the power of electricity! Explore the different types of circuits through hands on activities. Then use our littleBits library to see how electricity travels and brings things to life through light, sound or motion. 
 
Program Length -  60 minutes
Curriculum connections: Science and Technology 
 
Self-Guided Visit
Grade 1-12
Reserved time, enabling you to lead your class in selected exhibit learning experiences. An interpreter will be available to greet your group.
 
 
 
 

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