Space Activity Badge
- Identify some of the things you can see in the night sky, for example, stars, planets and the Moon.
- Identify at least one constellation you can see.
- Be able to name the eight planets in our Solar System.
- Find out about a current space mission.
This badge can be achieved by taking part in our ‘Snooze at the Zoo’
Space Activity Badge Itinerary at Dartmoor Zoo
17:00 – Arrival, Introduction to the Zoo
17:30 – Zoo tour
18:30 – Dinner
19:30 – Night time Zoo Trail
20:00 – Campfire and marshmallows
20:45 – Set up Camp
21:00 – Stargazing – identifying constellations
22:00 – Bed Time
07:00 – Pack up
08:00 – Breakfast
09:00 – Make up acronyms to remember planets in our Solar System
09:30 – Discuss some current space missions
10:00 – Close Encounters
This itinerary is an example of the sessions we provide, feel free to choose another activity from the list to put into the itinerary for your day.
For booking details or enquiries please contact the education team here.