Advanced Intergalactic Science, grades 7-10
(Jul 15-Jul 19)
- Future astronomers and rocketeers explore our solar system and the universe with SPOC, our portable planetarium.
- Students create their own script to be shown in SPOC, learn how astrochemists use chemistry to study stellar objects, view the Sun through a solar telescope and learn about the life cycle of stars, use mathematics to construct a scale model of our solar system, explore the history of planetary exploration, plan a mission to another planet, learn the fundamentals of rocketry, construct and launch an advanced single stage rocket.
- Students take a field trip to the UTD Center for Space Sciences and learn about the Center’s cutting edge research from real rocket scientists.
9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
8:30 AM drop-off
Cost of Camp:
Extended Camp Hours:
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Cost of Extended Camp: