Summer astronomy program for middle school students offered at Grinnell College
GRINNELL — A short, informal astronomy course for middle school students will be offered at the Grant O. Gale Observatory of Grinnell College at 8 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
The program is for students who will be in the sixth, seventh or eighth grade in the fall of 2013. Students who will be in the ninth grade also will be accepted if space permits. Each student may bring one adult assistant.
The Summer Astronomy Program will provide an opportunity for students to find out more about the universe both by participating in presentations, activities and discussions, and by observing astronomical objects using the telescope at the observatory. Each of the sessions will begin with an introduction to some ideas, followed by an observing session (weather permitting). The program schedule is as follows:
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