Summer Camps 2022

The Planetarium is organising Summer Camps during April and May for the students of class III & above. The online registrations are available through Book My Show website The respective links will be updated on 29th March 2022.

Link for registration : Registration for Summer Camps will start from 29th March 2022 through Book My Show website (no offline registration). Links of registration will be announced shortly.


Bangalore Association for Science Education (BASE) will be conducting several activity-based summer programmes covering a wide age group of students. The programmes comprise lecture-demonstrations, discussion-based interactive sessions, working on the computers, etc. The schedule is as follows:

Tiny-Tots

This is a five day activity-based science programme for students who have passed classes III, IV and V, that includes simple science demonstrations and model making. The activities are moderated through discussions by resource persons.

First Batch in offline mode : April 5 to 9 Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Second Batch in offline mode : April 5 to 9 Time: 3 pm to 5 pm
Link for registration :https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/tiny-tots-offline-mode/ET00325227?webview=true

Third Batch in online mode : April 19 to 23 Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Link for registration : https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/tiny-tots-online-mode/ET00325382?webview=true

Fourth Batch in online mode : April 19 to 23 Time: 3 pm to 5 pm
Link for registration:
https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/tiny-tots-online-mode-iv-batch/ET00325501?webview=true

Number of participants : 30 in each batch
Fee: Rs.500/- per head

 


Fun with Science

This is a five-day programme for students who have passed classes VI and VII. Students are taught the basics of science through demonstrations and hands-on activities.
Date : April 12 to 16
Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Number of participants : 30 in each batch
Fee: Rs.500/- per head
Link for registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/fun-with-science/ET00325392?webview=true

One Day Workshops for students

Two one-day workshops will be conducted for students of classes VI – VIII.  These are activity-based programmes that introduce students to concepts in mathematics and science.
Dates : April 10th on the topic Light
Link for registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/light/ET00325393?webview=true

and April 17th on the topic Recreational Mathematics
Link for registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/recreational-mathematics/ET00325434?webview=true

Time: 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Number of participants : 40 in each batch
Fee: Rs.150/- per head

 


Astro-computing

This five-day computer-based programme introduces students of classes VIII to X to methods adopted by astronomers to locate positions of asteroids, understand rotation of the Sun and other celestial motions using CLEA software.
First Batch : April 5 to 9
Link for registration:
Second Batch : April 19 to 23
Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Number of participants : 20 in each batch
Fee: Rs.500/- per head
Link for Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/astro-computing/ET00325387?webview=true

Day time Astronomy

This is a workshop for high school students, includes activities with gnomon, Sun projection, measuring the angular size of the Sun and other hands on activities.
Date : April 12
Time: 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Number of participants : 100
Fee: Rs.150/- per head
Link for Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/daytime-astronomy/ET00325394?webview=true

 

 


Astronomy through Apps

Astronomy is an observational science, but not restricted to only telescopes any more. You can learn about sun-earth connections, planets, stars and galaxies with apps on your mobile phone. A 3-ay online workshop has been organised for high school students, where selected Astronomy apps will be introduced with basic science concepts necessary to understand the techniques. Android device is essential to install and run the Apps.
Date : April 13 to 15
Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Number of participants : 30
Fee: Rs.300/- per head
Link for Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/astronomy-through-apps/ET00325503?webview=true

Zero Shadow Day – workshop

It is a one-day workshop for high school and above, where students observe Zero Shadow event, work with data observed from Bhopal, Chennai and Mangaluru, and calculate diameter of earth and longitude of places.
Date : April 24
Time: 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Number of participants : 50
Fee: Rs.150/- per head
Link for Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/zero-shadow-day/ET00325396?webview=true

 

Universe in the Class Room:

This is a three-day programme for 13 years and above.  The programme consists of introduction to astronomy to students with hands on activities, models, demonstrations and movies. 
Date : May 6 to 8
Time: 4 pm to 7 pm
Number of participants : 40 in each batch
Fee: Rs.500/- per head
Link for Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/universe-in-the-classroom/ET00325401?webview=true

 

Fundamentals of astronomy

This is a short course conducted on hybrid mode, to describe basics of astronomy and astrophysics from solar system to galaxies. Open to people of all age groups (15 years & above) enthusiastic to learn A B C of the universe. Interactive sessions include demonstrative models for clarifying the concepts.

Batch in Kannada language: All Sundays from April 10 to May 29
Batch in English language: All Saturdays from April 9 to May 28
Time: 4 pm to 5 pm
Number of participants : 40 in each batch
Fee: Rs.500/- per head
Link for Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/fundamentals-of-astronomy/ET00325406?webview=true

 

Summer Course for high school students

This is for students of classes IX and X. It is an intensive programme consisting of theory classes, laboratory and computer sessions, demonstrations and film shows. The course introduces the participants to various principles of classification in various disciplines in science.
Date : April 19 to 30
Time: 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Number of participants : 30 in each batch
Fee: Rs.500/- per head
Link for Registration : https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/summer-course/ET00325385?webview=true

 

Principles of Indian astronomy

This is a three-day programme conducted on hybrid mode, which introduces to the techniques used in the Sanskrit texts like Surya Siddhantha. From basics of night sky to prediction of eclipses drawing parallels from modern spherical trigonometric methods. Class X and above can participate in this workshop.
Date : May 11th to 13th
Time: 4 pm to 5 pm
Number of participants : 40
Fee: Rs.300/- per head
Link for Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/principles-of-indian-astronomy/ET00325404?webview=true

 

 From Web of Life to Universe

This is a ten-day programme for college students.  This is aimed at motivating PUC and B.Sc., students towards research both in Physical and Life Sciences.  Lectures for these courses are given by scientists from research institutes.  The lectures introduce the students to fundamental ideas and frontier areas of research in various fields.  Special lectures by medical practitioners about relevance of physics and biology to medical science also are scheduled. 
Date : May 24 to June 3 (Tentative dates- subject to the PhD interview dates of different institutions)
Time: 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Number of participants : 40 in each batch
Fee: Rs.500/- per head
Link for Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/from-web-of-life-to-universe/ET00325408?webview=true 

No refreshments are arranged for any of the above programmes.