Science Fun

Astro Adventures

SCIENCE FUN For Everyone, SFFE is delighted to be visiting your classroom. In order for you and your class to have the best possible science experience, please read the Frequently asked questions and hints below.

Quick Links

Greetings Flyer

To provide information to your students’ parents about the field trip, simply download the greetings flyer HERE and either:

  • Email it directly to your parents (cut down on paper waste) or
  • Print it out to send home with the students

What’s Covered?:

NC-STANDARDS

  • 1.E.1 Recognize the features and patterns of the earth/moon/sun system as observed from Earth.
  • 1.E.1.1 Recognize differences in the features of the day and night sky and apparent movement of objects across the sky as observed from Earth.
  • 1.E.1.2 Recognize patterns of observable changes in the Moon’s appearance from day to day.

Classroom Preparation:

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  • Arrange desks/tables into 4 large groups
  • Please place a small table or desk for the Scientist to use in front of the classroom
  • Allow the Scientist to use a portion of your white/chalk board
  • Please provide a trash can at the front of the classroom
  • Remain in the classroom with your students (for liability reasons)
  • If necessary, help maintain appropriate classroom behavior

Teachers Assistance:

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  • We do not require help, but always encourage any teacher or parent participation and support.

Printable Handouts:

Brief Feedback Form:

We would greatly appreciate less than a minute of your time, to fill out a very brief feedback form. We are always looking to improve our experience for the students, and your feedback is how we do that!

Feedback Form