Students of CPS Global School had a practical experience of learning about the Galaxy, they were taken to “Birla Planetarium- Chennai” on 30th January, 2015 (Friday) . The magnificent planetarium building captivated the students.
Before the students proceeded to the sky theatre, there was an informative session. The students were described about our solar system, to recognize constellations. one’s weight on the moon and other planets. There were a few other exhibits at the Planetarium which enlightened the learners.
As the lights dimmed and the journey through the stars began, the excitement among the students was overwhelming. The show was extremely good and provided a good visual experience as well as factual knowledge of astronomy. No doubt, in this modern age with a good exposure to technology one doesn’t really find it difficult to learn topics related to astronomy, but the experience was amazing.
3D show for ten minutes gave them an experience of the supernatural world. They also visited The Periyar Science and Technology Museum and the Dinosaur park where they had some fun and games.