A three-day workshop on SCIENCE for students of classes VI and VII from 5 th to 7 th October 2016 between 10.30 am and 12.30 pm. Fee Rs.500/- per head
One-day workshop entitled “Sun” for high school science teachers is scheduled on 22 nd September 2016 between 10.30 am and 3.30 pm. Fee Rs.250/- per head
Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium will be celebrating Teachers' Day on September 8 at 10:30 am at the Planetarium. As part of the celebration two special sessions about 'Teaching Science through Stamps' and 'Simple Tricks to Teach Mathematics' have been planned. Entry is Free.
On account of BMTC strike, the workshop on ‘Probability’ for high school teachers has been rescheduled to 5th August 2016 between 10:30 am and 3:30 pm at the Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium.
One-day workshop on Misconceptions and Common Textbook Errors in PHYSICS for high school physics teachers on 20th July between 10.30 am & 3.30 pm. Charges Rs.250/- ph. Read more..
Activities to Teach Physics
Several programmes are conducted throughout the year like workshops for teachers and students, science exhibitions, popular lectures, movies on scientific topics, weekend interactive sessions and so on. The programme content as well as their schedule will be discussed at the meeting on 25th June 2016 at 10.30 am.
To commemorate the birthday of Prof. Srinivasa Ramanujan, the great Indian Mathematician and Theorist, a workshop on 'Mathematics' has been organized for school students on 22nd Dec 2015 between 10.30 am and 1 pm. Charges Rs.150/- per head.
Registration for Tiny Tots (Oct 15 - 17) is FULL.
Tiny Tots - Workshop for students
A 3-day workshop for primary school students entitled 'Tiny Tots' from 15th to 17th October 2015 between 10.30 am and 12.30 pm. Charges Rs.400/- per head.
A workshop on 'Electromagnetism' for high school science teachers on September 22nd, 2015 from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm. Rs.200/- per head.
A workshop on 'Chemical Bonding’ for high school science teachers on August 27th, 2015 from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm. Rs.200/- per head.
A workshop on 'ELECTRONICS' for high school science teachers on August 6th, 2015 from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm. Rs.200/- per head.
A workshop on 'COLOURS' for high school science teachers on July 23rd, 2015 from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm. Rs.200/- per head.
A workshop on 'ASTRONOMY' for high school science teachers on July 9th and 10th, 2015 from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm. Rs.400/- per head.
A workshop on MATHEMATICS for high school mathematics teachers on July 2nd, 2015 from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm. Rs.200/- per head.
A workshop entitled SEEING THE INVISIBLE for undergraduate students & physics lecturers is organised at the Planetarium on 27th June 2015 from 12 noon to 4.30 pm. Entry is free. Register soon by email or phone.
Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium is organizing a TELESCOPE MAKING WORKSHOP for general public and students from May 13, 2015. Participants will grind a 200mm dia mirror, assemble and collimate a Newtonian telescope. The workshop will be for a duration of fifteen days. The workshop will have theory sessions in astronomy, using of Newtonian telescopes etc. Interested may contact office.
JNP is organizing an Overnight Astronomy Camp for the public on January 31, 2015. The workshop includes sky observation with naked eye, overview of astronomy, telescope sessions and planetarium sky-theatre sessions.
Astronomy workshop for public "Universe in the Class Room" from January 9 to 11, 2015. Charges Rs.400/- per head.
A workshop called TINY TOTS for the students of class 3 to 5 has been organised on 16.11.2014 (Sun) between 10.30 am & 12.30 pm. Registration fee Rs.150/- per head.
MARS ROVERS MARS ROVERS - workshop for the students of class 6th to 10th on 21st Sept 2014 between 2:30 & 3:30 pm. Registration Fee Rs.250/- per head.
One-day workshop on Chemical Bonding for high school science teachers on 19th September 2014 between 10.30 & 3.30 pm. Fee Rs.200/- per head.
On 6th September 2014 between 10.30 am & 1 pm.
Registration is Free.
The programme includes screening of an audio-visual programme in Biology followed by a talk by Dr Ali Khwaja, renowned counsellor, columnist and Life Coach.
A two-day workshop on Gravitation for high school science teachers on 6th & 7th August 2014 between 10.30 & 3.30 pm. Fee Rs.400/- per head.
On account of Bangalore Bandh on 31st July 2014, the workshop on 'Electronics' for high school science teachers has been rescheduled to 1st August 2014 between 10:30 am and 3:30 pm. Interested can contact office.
One-day workshop entitled 'Electronics' for high school science teachers on 31.07.2014 (Thu) between 10.30 am & 3.30 pm.
One-day workshop entitled TRIGONOMETRY for Mathematics teachers of class IX & X on 17.07.2014 (Thursday) between 10.30 & 3.30 pm. Charges Rs.200/- per head.
A two-day workshop entitled SMART PHONE PHYSICS for high school science teachers will be held on 10th & 11th July 2014 between 10:30 am & 3:30 pm. Interested teachers must bring a smart phone that runs on android platform. Registration will be on first-come-first served basis.
Workshop for physically challenged Children
We conduct special workshops with hands-on activities to teach science.
Workshop on Universe in the Class Room
This is a three-day programme for high schools students. The workshop dealt with introduction to astronomy to the students with hands-on activities, model demonstrations and movies.
Workshop on Indian Astronomy for public
This is a two-day workshop for both students and the public aimed at helping them to impart the concepts, with many movies, interactive sessions and experiments. The workshop involved calculation of eclipses using Surya Siddhanta and understanding various instruments of the past like Jantar Mantar and astrolabes.