StarLab evokes the big questions from kids

If you cannot visit the planetarium, I’m going to try to bring the planetarium to you, I promised my students in the middle of the school year. With the help of ASU’s School of Earth and Space Exploration, that dream came true with the visit of StarLab to Salt River Elementary School last week.

StarLab_InTheBag

This is how the ‘lab’ arrived.

Dome_1In less than 30 minutes it would fill the room!

InsideStarlabOn the inside, Karen Knierman from ASU, setting up for 16 class sessions…

Constellations_1Follow up: This week First Graders in my class had to design and name their own constellations!

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