Digitarium Basic Training: The Portable Planetarium at Lakeland School Corporation

Event Date: 03/09/2020

All times reflect local time at Event Location

Event Time: 09:00 AM till 03:00 PM (Eastern) Registration Deadline: 03/02/2020
Seats Available: 4 (6 Registered) onSite Registration: 08:30 AM - 09:00 AM
Description:

The Digitarium is a portable planetarium system that can be setup and guided by your own staff for students in all grades to enjoy and learn about our solar system.  The Digitarium can fit anywhere from 10 adults to 20 elementary students inside to gaze upon what lies above.

This training provides staff members the skills needed to unpack and setup the dome in minutes. THey will also learn how to setup & and use the projector and iPad to navigate the solar system.  


Parkside Elementary, 1 LeMaster Circle, LaGrange, IN 46571

 
Agenda:
  • Unpack & pack the dome and equipment
  • Inflate the dome properly
  • Entrance and Exit the dome properly
  • Setup projector and Digitarium 
  • Use iPad to explore the solar system
  • Learn about built-in guided lessons
  • Explore the binder to learn to troubleshoot and extend lessons
  • LUNCH IS NOT PROVIDED.  Please be sure to bring a sack lunch.  There will be a microwave available.
Target Audience:

The training and use of this equipment is designated for school staff of NIESC Member Districts. We suggest sending 2 staff members to work through the day together.  Two minds are better than one! 

LUNCH IS NOT PROVIDED.  Please be sure to bring a sack lunch.  There will be a microwave available.

 
Special Instructions:

LUNCH IS NOT PROVIDED.  Please be sure to bring a sack lunch.  There will be a microwave available.

 
PGP Points:    6.00
Event Location:
Northern Indiana ESC
56535 Magnetic Dr
Mishawaka, IN 46545

P: (574) 254-0111
Event Held In: Conference Room 1
Pricing Information:
ESC Member Price: $30.00 Non-Member Price: $0.00
Contact Information
Facilitator: Darlene Kennedy     Have Questions
Contact Information
Facilitator: Darlene Kennedy     Have Questions