Open Day #2



On April 17th 2017, at 6th Junior High School of Thessaloniki (Inclusion Classes for Visual Impaired Pupils) an “Open Astronomy Day” took place, in the context of IAU-OAD’s project «Looking … Up program! Astronomy for ALL» ( -oad-2017). After the activities a teachers’  education seminar followed.


Την Πέμπτη 16 Απριλίου 2017, στο 6ο Γυμνάσιο Θεσσαλονίκης έλαβε χώρα «Ανοικτή Ημέρα Αστρονομίας» στο πλαίσιο του προγράμματος «Looking …Up! Astronomy for ALL» του Γραφείου Αστρονομίας για την Ανάπτυξη της Διεθνούς Αστρονομικής Ένωσης (IAU-OAD, Περισσότερες πληροφορίες


[Responsible for the action: N. Nerantzis (Physicist in Special Education), V. Toura (Math Teacher in Special Education), V. Kosmopoulou (Linguistic Teacher in Special Education)].



The activities / Οι δραστηριότητες

  • Tactile material: solar system, planets and moons in swell (link) & constellations and the moon printed in 3D (linklink) – [here you can find free to 3D print models of the moon, the 67P comet and the night sky!]
  • Videos: Rosetta videos (from ESA)
  • Red-Blue 3D videos form ISS (NASA)
  • Eratosthenes’ experiment (link)
  • Coloring & Drawing on swell (tactile) papers, with planets & the moons from “Meet Our Neightbour” (search at astroedu with keyword ”) and also with the use of 3Doodler (starter)!
  • Talking about Science & Theatre, (Dr. Eleftheria Baka What a dream… (in English) ΑΧ ΤΙ ΟΝΕΙΡΟ ΚΙ ΑΥΤΟ  (in Greek))
  • Safe Sun & Moon Observation.
  • Talking about the Standard Model (link, link)


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