The Sky is the Limit workshop is designed to allow scouts to attain their Sky is the Limit adventure loop through hands-on activities and exploration at the Michigan Science Center. Click here to register as a group or as an individual.
The following are pre-requirements that needs to be completed by the scouts prior to the event date:
- Observe the night sky with your den or adult.
- Observe two constellations in the night sky or from a book or chart and find out the names of the stars in the constellation and how the constellation got its name.
- Research two different jobs related to astronomy.
- Find out two astronauts who were scouts when they were younger.
Tentative activity sessions include:
- View an object through either binoculars or a telescope
- Create and name your own constellation
- Create a homemade constellation
- Planetarium show– What’s Up? Your Guide to the Night Sky