COSMOS – WORLD SPACE WORKSHOP

COSMOS – WORLD SPACE WORKSHOP

Dear Parents,

We are pleased to announce that we have scheduled a workshop for Grade 2 students, organised and facilitated by the expert team from COSMOS – Astronomy Education & Research Organization.

COSMOS – Astronomy Education & Research Organization got an opportunity from WSWA (World Space Week Association) to celebrate the World Space Week festival in India. The 2018 theme for this program is “Space Unites The World”.

World Space Week is celebrated each year at the international level in the contributions of space science and technology to the betterment of the human condition. This program is the largest public space event on Earth. More than 3,700 events in 80 countries celebrated the benefits of space and excitement about space exploration in 2017.

The workshop will include the following activities for Grade 2 students:

  • Solar System Activity: In this activity the students will learn about our solar system and they will make the solar crown. Through this activity they’d learn identifying the planets. Also, they will see the telescopic and satellite view of all the planets.
  • Space Adventure Show: In this activity, we let them see our solar system, our galaxies, nearby galaxies and our universe. Through this they also start identifying the difference in stars and planets.
  • Astronaut for a day: Through this activity, we take each student to the moon with the help of virtual reality 3D technology, they feel that they are walking on the moon like an astronaut.
  • Rainbow Activity: Students will do the coloring and painting of rainbow sheets provided which will help them learn about different colors of the rainbow. This activity will be done during the Astronaut Activity while 5-6 students are walking on moon, rest will be busy in this activity.
  • Quiz: Towards the end of the session, students will have a quiz . Those who will give maximum correct answers  will win the VR-BOX and other prizes.

Date of the Workshop: 8th October, 2018

This workshop will be conducted in following 2 batches:

1st Batch Time: 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. (Explore, Wonder, Think and Dream)

2nd Batch Time: 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. (Create, Ponder, Invent and Discover)

Venue: Pulse

Participation Fee: Rs 300/- per student

Take home:

  • Certification of Participation for World Space Week Program 2018.
  • 1-year free membership of COSMOS E-Magazine.
  • Take Home Kit

Important points to be considered:

  • Workshop is compulsory for all the grade 2 students
  • Students are required to bring an extra tiffin for the stayback. They can bring anything that they would have otherwise brought on a regular Wednesday NOT the last Wednesday or dry snacks)
  • 1st Batch students will leave by 3:15 p.m route and 2nd batch students will leave by 4:30 p.m. route (with sports camp students) . Transport routes will be shared by tomorrow.
  • Students who are attending the sports camp will be a part of the batch 1 and leave at 4:30 pm after their sports camp.
  • Activities will be planned for 2nd batch students from 2 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Workshop amount of Rs 300/ will be deducted from student imprest account.

For more information about the organizer, visit: Web: www.cosmosindia.org

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