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Homeschool Day: The Science of Star Wars & Science Fiction

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Homeschool Day: The Science of Star Wars & Science Fiction

Join us for Homeschool Day and explore science, technology, engineering, and mathematics with interactive activities and lessons.

Event Series:

Homeschool Days

May 3, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm MDT


General Admission + additional $5 activity fee. Passport members receive complimentary admission.


Space Foundation Discovery Center
Homeschool Days

Event Details:

Homeschool Days supports K-12 students and their families by integrating science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) into exciting laboratory and classroom lessons. Participate in educator-led Science On a Sphere® presentations, Standards-based lessons and demonstrations, and theme-specific activities.


  • Learn how science fiction inspires and sometimes even predicts scientific fact​s
  • Science On a Sphere® presentations
  • 11:00 a.m. workshop – Pod Racing with Spheros (ages 6+)
  • 2:00 p.m. workshop – Kessel Run with drones (ages 8+)
  • Self-guided activities: Origami starships, Fact or Fiction, Build a Cubee Yoda

*$5.00 Activity fee for workshops


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Passport Member Benefit— Complimentary Admission!
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