Space Pirates Astronomy Course
FOR KIDS : 9 to 14 years
Observe and Track Planets & Stars
Understand Trajectory of Motion
of Objects in the Sky
Virtual Learning Community
Build Your Own Spectroscope
Identify Constellations, Meteors & more
in our LIVE Online Stargazing
Would you like to have a detailed discussion about the course?
Duration: 6 Weeks
Starts on: 15th Aug, 2021
Morning Batch or Evening Batch
Eligibility: Kids of 9 to 14 years
The Fine Print
Total no. of sessions – 6 classes
(5 Educator Interactions + 1 LIVE Stargazing)
Duration – 6 weeks (1.5 hrs/week)
Classes will be held on the weekend (Saturday)
*Limited period offer
WHAT WILL YOUR CHILD LEARN?
- Where are we in this universe? – Cosmic Address
- Understanding latitudes and longitudes
- Different objects in the night sky
- Motion of Sun, Moon, Planets and stars across the sky
- Understanding celestial co-ordinates and locating objects in the sky
- Basics of seasons on Earth. Extending the idea of seasons beyond Earth
- Exploring all the planets in our solar system, including some of their major moons
- Major space explorations to other celestial objects
- Understanding Eclipses
- How does a telescope or a binocular work?
- What can our eyes see and not see?
- Different types of telescopes – Spectrum of EM
- Life cycle of a STAR
- Exclusive discussions on black holes
The stories that light tells
- LIVE stargazing
- Locate an object: planets, stars, star patterns, satellites, etc.
- Understand celestial co-ordinates and directions
- Live view feed of select planets and moon