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Science Week: The Space Show

Workshop with Science Ireland exploring the scale of the universe with a tour through our solar system looking at what would happen if the sun was half the size.

Activity at a Glance

Level: 3rd to 6th Class  
Group Size: Class  
Set-up: 10min Check Connection/ Video/ Watch pre-presentations or links
Duration: 40 minutes, 3 parts
5min: Introduction to the Museum
30min: Performance  
5min: Conclusion Q & A
Availability: 10th & 11th November 2021
Times: 10am to 11 or 11.30am to 12.30pm or 1pm to 2pm 
Booking: Booking required

Bookings and information:

To book a science session contact the Bookings and Information Office at

Curriculum Links: 


Learning Outcomes: 

  • Science 

  • English                                                                                                                                                  

    Pre-Visit Resources

  • Pack to be sent out to school prior to event 

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