Virtual Junior Curators: Exploration


November 2020's theme was Exploration!

A tent set up in a field, with a starry sky in the background.

Image courtesy of Pexels on Pixabay.

Explore our universe by imagining environments beyond Earth, discovering instruments scientists use to study outer space, and creating a model spacecraft!
 
At Home Activities:

The links are all PDF documents. 

Example model solar probe, made from toilet paper tube, aluminum foil, and paper.                                           Example electroscope: small plastic bottle with a sponge into its neck and two pieces of foil hanging inside the bottle.

Left to Right: Solar Probe Example, Electroscope Example.


 

For activities designed for kids ages 5 and under, go to our Virtual Early Explorers page.

For activities designed for the whole family, go to our Virtual Family Days page.

 

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