The RASC Halifax Centre and Saint Mary’s University Department of Astronomy & Physics are teaming up and bringing the universe down to your classroom! If you are a teacher in Nova Scotia and are covering astronomy in your lesson plans this year, you can apply for a classroom guest speaker who is either
• an amateur astronomer from the RASC Halifax Centre (primarily elementary and junior high school) Contact Paul Heath.
• a professional astronomer from the faculty of Saint Mary’s University (primarily high school, centered on careers in space sciences) Contact Prof. Rob Thacker
In either case,indicate:
1. First choice and second choice of dates and times
2. Grade level
3. Desired topic
(See the special page for Youth Groups and Adult Clubs)