Legends in the Sky - Constellation Tales from Around the World

Legends in the Sky - Constellation Tales from Around the World

  • Daytime Event
  • Nighttime Event
  • Inside Venue
  • Outside Venue
  • Target Audience
  • Child, Teen, Adult
Has anyone ever shown you a constellation in the sky? Who taught you to find that?

If you aren’t familiar with the night sky, it can appear disorganized. Humans create
patterns and mental maps to make sense of their world, including the stars in the sky.
What is a map in your mind that you use every day? Who taught you that?

Learn about legends told about the night sky around the world and throughout time with this activity. Create your own story about a constellation visible in tonight's sky. 

Last Update: April 2020

Activity Key

Daytime Event
Daytime Event
Nighttime Event
Nighttime Event
Inside Venue
Inside Venue
Outside Venue
Outside Venue
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Target Audience