Science on a Sphere®: The Sun and the Seasons

Find out the reasons for the seasons and the relationship between the sun and Earth.

Bookable Group Program

Where:
Level 1
Tickets:
Additional Fee
Age:
5–8
Length:
30 minutes
Danville Science Center | Explore | Things to Do | Science on a Sphere®: The Sun and the Seasons

The Sun and the Seasons examines the relationship between the sun and the Earth. Discover the sun’s role in providing heat to warm the Earth and the reason for days, nights and the changing seasons. See how the seasons affect hibernation and migration.

About Group Programs

Programs are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Science Center educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

Currently Unavailable for Booking

While we’re not able to offer this programming now, it’s still in our repertoire. Once we can welcome groups back to the Science Center again, we will make this available for booking.

Science on a Sphere: The Sun and the Seasons is designed for grades K – 2.

Virginia SOLs:

  • Kindergarten: 1 and 8
  • 1st grade: 6 and 7
  • 2nd grade: 7

North Carolina Common Core:

  • Kindergarten: E.1
  • 1st grade: E.1