- Look at the stars.
- Point out the Plough and use it to find the North Star.
- Point out two other constellations.
- Look at the stars through a telescope or binoculars. Know what good conditions for stargazing are.
- Make a mobile or draw a picture to show the phases of our moon.
This badge can be achieved by taking part in our ‘Snooze at the Zoo’
Stargazer Snooze 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
22:00 – Bed Time
07:00 – Pack up
08:00 – Breakfast
09:00 – Mobile making to show phases of the moon
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.