"Discover the Cosmos at schools", Portugal, March, April, May, June 2012
Interactive sessions with schools students.
The sessions include an overview of modern astronomy with the use of modern tools such as Stellarium, Salsa J and research quality images from Coimbra?s Observatory and Faulkes Telescope Archives. We promote an interactive discussion introducing them to the scientific method. After the presentation we promote a workshops on the use of digital resources such as: Planetaria Software, Image processing software. The students that participate in the workshop are in charge of sharing the learning experience with other students and promoting further workshops in the school.
Dates and places:
March 05/2012, Colégio Senhora da Boa Nova, Cascais
March 07/2012, Colégio Salesiano de Manique, Cascais
March 14/2012, Escola Rainha D. Leonor, Lisboa
March 21/2012, Escola Secundária Luis de Freitas Branco, Paço d?arcos
March 23/2012, Escola IBN Mucana, Cascais
March 24/2012, Esc. Sec. Sacavém, Lisboa
April 26/2012, Escola Matilde Rosa Araújo, Cascais
April 27/2012, Escola Secundária Matias Aires, Cascais
May 4/2012, Escola Secundária de Benavente, Cascais
June 23/2012, Escola Secundária de Sacavém, Cascais