Question and Wonder: What do you think are the ingredients in bread? Does all bread feel and taste the same? Why do you have to bake the dough? What happens to the dough when you bake it? Imagine and Design: Does a loaf of bread have to be a one shape? What shape will you […]

Peel the oranges and cut the apples into slices. Thread the string onto the needle, then thread the fruits onto the string alternating the fruits. Feel free to add whatever fruits you have on hand. Hang the garland on a tree, bush, a balcony or fence rail. Sit back and observe. Question and Wonder: Why […]

Question and Wonder: How does art make you feel? Why do we hang art on our walls? What kinds of pictures do you like on your wall? How could create an art gallery on your wall? What kinds of art would you hang? Find a wall in your room or house for an art gallery […]

Instructions as well as tips and tricks for making your balloon planet can be found here: http://www.elmers.com/projects/project/paper-mache-planets Question and Wonder: What does your home or neighborhood look like from outer space? Does the whole world look the same as where you live? If you could design a planet to live on, what would it look […]

Note: Right now we can’t visit the zoo in person, but this link gives you access to live cams at zoos and rescues all over the world: https://parade.com/1015445/rachelweingarten/best-animal-live-cams/ Question and Wonder: Do you think the animals will be in the same spot when you come back? Why might they like to move around? Do you […]

Take 3-5 pages of construction paper, stack, and fold in the middle, stapling along the spine. Question and Wonder: What do you observe in the sky? Do clouds stay in the same place? How do they move? What about the moon and the stars? Are your observations different between day and night? What patterns do […]

Question and Wonder: Why do leaves fall from the trees? Do all trees lose their leaves? What’s different about the ones that don’t? Why do we rake the leaves in our yard? What can you do with a pile of leaves? Imagine and Design: How could you turn the leaf pile into a game? a […]

Question and Wonder: Based on how big or small the plant is that you plant in the ground, what kind of shadow do you think it will create? How will the shadow change as it grows? What other ways will the shadow change? What things effect shadows? How do you imagine your plant will grow? Tall, […]

What to Expect: Admission: Family Members – $10, UofL – $13, Non-Members – $15 Location: 106 W Brandeis Avenue, Louisville, KY 40292 There is public parking available near the Planetarium. If no parking is available in the general vicinity, you may also park at the Speed Art Museum’s lot. In addition to a selection of […]

Question and Wonder: Where do the stars go in the daytime? Why can you only see them at night? Does the sun really go down? Where does it go? Does the sky look the same no matter where you are? Why do you think that? Where do the clouds come from? Why can’t you see […]