SPACE SCIENCE THEMED CURRICULUM CONTENT
We design, engage and deepen your knowledge in space science (for every school grade level) in several ways. For teachers, we connect you to the relevant space themed resources available that will support your teaching styles. We create single or multi-period space themed lesson plans or activities that meets provincial curriculum objectives. Topics can include: Geology of planets, asteroids, tectonics, food and space, impacts and bombardment, asteroids, solar system formation.
REMOTE SENSING & GEOMATICS CURRICULUM CONTENT
We design lesson materials to incorporate remote sensing and geomatics themed content in the context of space science. Topics include: understanding map projections, influence of topography, basic mapping skills, spatial analysis, online GIS training, Remote Sensing principles. Lessons will be available for the JMARS, ESRI ArcGIS, QGIS, and Google Earth software suites.
EDUCATIONAL FIELD TRIPS
Experience valuable learning experiences related to Space Science beyond the classroom.
Explore local institutions, and learning spaces that promote space science and S.T.E.A.M. activities for every age group.
Visit local businesses and educational institutions that actively participate in space science advancement and use G.I.S. and remote sensing in their daily work.
OUTREACH AND CLASSROOM VISITS
We present space science themed talks to all age groups (Gr. 1 – 12) in the classroom and beyond. Scroll to the bottom of this page to check for upcoming events we host for the public! Interested in having a space themed presentation during PA days or over March break, summer break or anytime? Book a phone meeting to enquire about our programs.
SPACE THEMED WORKSHOPS
We offer workshops that introduce students and educators to several space science themes. This includes scientific content and highlights Canadian contributions. Visit our events page to learn of upcoming workshops.