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Lunar Event/My Place in Space 

May 6 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Get ready to blast off into the universe and explore the galaxy in a variety of fun and educational activities!

 Art (all day):  

Exploration No. 1> Constellations!  

Exploration No. 2> Rocket making!  

Exploration No. 3 (Sensory Table)> Explore! 

Purpose: These activities will allow children to explore the universe beyond themselves in new and creative ways. They will learn about being a part of a community, work with 3D structures, practice scissor skills and fine motor skills, and develop neuropathways through sensory play. 

Storytime (11 am & 2:30 pm)  

Me and My Place in Space by: Joan Sweeney  

Math/Science (TIMES: 11 am & 2:30 pm)  

Come Talk with an Astronomer!  

Former astronomer speak with you! Spend time listening to stories, asking questions and learning more about our solar system!  

Purpose: Supports children’s developing understanding of their place in space- understanding their sense of self, early exposure to careers, supports curiosity and the development of curiosity. 

 

About the play partner: Ken Kramer is a Southern California native although he’s lived in 3 other states and 2 different countries, traveling throughout the world. He was a Planetarium lecturer at the Griffith Observatory here in LA and gave numerous space-related shows to school children from all over Southern California. He’s also acted as co-producer for the History Channel providing content for space and science fiction-related programming. 

 

Details

Date:
May 6
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Organizer

Pretend City Children’s Museum
Phone:
949-428-3900
Email:
info@pretendcity.org
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Venue

29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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Phone:
9494283900