Science Odyssey - May 13-17, 2019

To celebrate Science Odyssey, UVic Science Venture is partnering with the Friends of the DAO to deliver a series of free astronomy and space science themed workshops at the Centre of the Universe on Observatory Hill (NRC Site) in Victoria BC.  Over 5 days we hope to engage a minimum of 2 - k-8 classes per day (minimum 10 classes). Workshops will run for 1.5 hours and be delivered by Science Venture staff. A staff from the Friends of the DAO will host tours of the Plaskett Telescope.  

Content of Programming

Workshops will contain 3 main activities (each ~30 minutes/activity).  
Activity 1: Tour of the Plaskett Telescope.  
Activity 2: Stories of the night sky in the Planetarium.
Activity 3: Hands on astronomy and/or space science activity linked to curriculum outcomes for grade.  Each class will receive a classroom kit with a take home activity.

May 13 - 17, 2019 | 9 am to 4 pm