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Journey to the Stars

For Educators

Journey to the Stars explores the birth, life, and death of stars, and why they are important to us. This comprehensive guide will help you explore the exhibition with your students.

Educators Guide and Materials

More Resources For Educators

Use these free online resources before or after your visit to further explore themes presented in the Journey to the Stars space show.


Educator Guide


This set of resources explores the stars in our night sky, from how to build a big dipper model, to profiles of cutting-edge star-seeking telescopes. 


Educator Guide

Our Star: The Sun

These resources explore one particular star: our Sun. Students can learn what it's made of, how we study it, and how it was formed 4.6 billion years ago. 

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