Excursion “Russia makes itself” for younger students
Dates: April 6–9, April 12–16, April 19–23
Vorast: 10 – 18 years old
We find out what preceded the great discoveries and grandiose achievements in the field of astronautics. In order for Yuri Gagarin to be able to go into space in 1961, leading Russian physicists, astronomers, chemists, and engineers and inventors worked for more than a decade.
The exposition of the Polytechnic Museum introduces schoolchildren and their parents to the developments of Hertz, Popov, Chebyshev, Denisyuk, with revolutionary discoveries in medicine, atomic energy, biochemistry. The guys will not only hear an entertaining story about the dawn of the space age, but also see with their own eyes the plasma in a high-frequency discharge, a holographic device, a stopping-out machine, a hydraulic integrator, and a lot of other interesting things.
Game “Life on Mars”
Dates: April 5 – 10; April 12 – 16
Age: 7 – 16 years
An interactive game for schoolchildren takes place on the most genuine Martian station. It is called “Vector”, and here they are waiting for courageous enthusiasts who are ready to take part in the study of the red planet and in the search for new forms of life on it. The expedition will send us a modern teleport APEC-7.
The whole journey will take no more than a minute. In place of the researchers, everything that is needed is already waiting: tools and devices that children will need to take soil samples, maintain life at the station and ensure the operation of all the available mechanisms.
To fulfill the mission, the team will have to act clearly and harmoniously, to show ingenuity, the ability to think logically and set priorities.
Excursion “I am the future astronaut”
Dates: April 11-16; April 18 – 23
Age: 7 – 12 years old
Is it easy to be an astronaut? We conclude after a fascinating tour in the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics. Getting acquainted with the exposition, future space explorers will learn what qualities and skills astronauts should possess, how life outside the atmosphere differs from life on Earth, what overloads Gagarin, Tereshkova, Leonov and Titov encountered.
Together with the guide, the guests of the museum will see models of the Soyuz ship, spacesuits, descent vehicles, and an ejected container in which Belka and Strelka traveled. In an accessible language, children will be told about the great discoveries of Tsiolkovsky and Korolev, they will reveal the secrets of working in the Flight Control Center.
Cosmoquest in the Museum of Cosmonautics
Date: April 15, 12:00
Age: 9 – 14 years
Well, those who are accustomed to acquire knowledge themselves, will like the cosmoquest! This is an interactive game in which students learn how the first space flight and the first spacewalk took place. They will learn many interesting facts about Yuri Gagarin, the device of the base unit of the MIR station, space suits, cosmonauts feeding, experiments with plants in orbital stations and not only.
Quest participants will solve puzzles and rebuses, calculate, search, solve. All this in order to collect the startup code.
Passing the location behind the location, children will get acquainted with the history of astronautics and key figures in the field of space exploration.
Space program in Masterslavl
Age: 6 – 10 years
Dates: April 12, 13, 14
On the eve of Cosmonautics Day, an unusual thematic program is launched in Masterslavl, which will help children learn more about a wide variety of professions related to space. Traveling on a space route includes familiarity with astronomy: in the “Constellation” lesson you can create your own star map, explore meteorites and the phenomenon of crater formation on Earth.
The session “Phases of the Moon” is devoted to observing the satellite of our planet and studying its structure. Its participants will make a model of the Earth from plasticine.
Older guys waiting for an exciting match in the intellectual battle of “Brainstorm.” The most savvy and active will receive space prizes.