Join astrophysicist, author, women in STEM ambassador and ABC Stargazing Live presenter Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith on a fascinating three-part journey to the stars.
In this exciting virtual excursion, young stargazers will be treated to readings from Lisa’s children’s book Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime, exploring questions like ‘why is the sky blue?’ and ‘how are rainbows made?’. This will be followed by a fun and interactive Q&A session where Lisa will answer all of your starry questions!
Suitable for all ages - targeted to children aged 6-12 years.
All you need to take part is an internet connection. You can join through a YouTube live link in your internet browser. The link will be sent to you after receiving your booking.
**TO BOOK: Click on the Book button. If you are not a teacher, that's okay—just click on the Book button, create a 'teacher' account and book your spot. This event is for everyone at home!
Follow Lisa on twitter (@lisaharveysmith), Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/ProfLisaHarveySmith/) or Instagram (@Lisa.harveysmith) to stay up-to-date with everything astronomical. Find her books on www.lisaharveysmith.com.
Don’t miss the next events!
Part 2: Wednesday 6 May - Learn how to explore the night sky from your bedroom window via a free app.
Part 3: Wednesday 10 June - Learn about stars, galaxies and black holes.
|Provider||Provider Women in STEM Ambassador|
|Presenter||Presenter Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith|
|Contact Details||Contact Details womeninSTEM@unsw.edu.au +61 466 942 077|
|Date & Time||Date & Time 11:00|
|Duration||Duration 30 minutes|
|Bookings Close||Bookings Close 15 April 2020|
|Positions Available||Positions Available 2000 Positions Available|
Stage 1,Stage 2,Stage 3
Year 1,Year 2,Year 3,Year 4,Year 5,Year 6
Life Skills Courses,Mathematics,Science,Science and Technology,Technology
Mathematis Life Skills,Physics,Science Life Skills
|Requirements for this excursion||
Requirements for this excursion
CHECKLIST FOR VIRTUAL EXCURSION:
1) Book your virtual excursion using the form on this site.
2) A confirmation email will be sent to you from DART Connections.
3) A confirmation email and further information and the YouTube Live link will be sent to you from the Office of the Women in STEM Ambassador the day before the event.