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Science Roadshow – Itinerary for 2017

Community involvement

Posted: 07 July 2017
Notice reference #: 1H9dKP

The Science Roadshow will be on tour in 2017 refreshed with new exhibits, shows and classroom ready resources – all designed to support and augment the delivery of curricula as well as enthusing and stimulating teachers and students.
The programme lasts for 80 minutes and includes:

Two exciting new shows to enjoy...

The Hidden World (Exposing the 'unseen' with special equipment) Spectacular Changes ('Energetic' physical and chemical changes)

New exhibit themes to explore...

Electricity, Gravity, Heat, Human Performance, Magnetism, Observations

Resource Kit:
On booking a resource kit may be downloaded. This contains many useful activities, both pre and post visit, as well as a complete unit plan on 'Spectacular Changes'. The kit has been developed to enhance student learning outcomes, allowing teachers to better plan and prepare students for their visit and subsequent follow up tasks.

Our tour includes –

Term 3:
Pt Chevalier, Remuera, Mt Eden, Mt Roskill, St Heliers, Papakura, Waiuku, Pukekohe, Te Kauwhata, Thames, Coromandel, Whitianga, Paeroa, Katikati, Tauranga, Rotorua, Reporoa, Murupara, Kawerau, Whakatane, Opotiki, Gisborne, Tolaga Bay, Wairoa, Napier, Hastings, Waipukurau, Feilding, Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Porirua, Newlands, Thorndon, Newtown.

Term 4:
Upper Hutt, Naenae, Island Bay, Kaikoura, Culverden, Kaiapoi, Christchurch, Methven, Temuka, Palmerston, Ranfurly, Mosgiel, Balclutha, Lumsden, Riverton, Winton, Invercargill, Gore, Dunedin, Oamaru, Twizel, Fairlie, Ashburton.

Admission is $8 per student; supervising teachers/adults free.

Online bookings are now open

Your booking will be confirmed via email. As in previous years we urge you to book early to avoid disappointment. We look forward to seeing you and your students.

Further information

Contact: Maureen Jones

  (04) 499 7865