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Larry Cat in Space
Audience: Grades K-4
Total Time: 90 minutes includes planetarium show and a staff led live sky tour.
"Larry Cat in Space" is a playful and imaginative cartoon about an inquisitive cat who takes a trip to the Moon hoping to be reunited with his owner. Children of all ages will enjoy it, including some jokes that will entertain their chaperones as well. "Larry Cat in Space" is our Moon show geared towards the younger school groups (grades K-4) and families with young children.
For a customized group experience the staff led tour of the sky will be adjusted appropriately to allow for a group's specific customization within the allocated time.
Our staff led group live segment for "Larry Cat in Space" can be customized with activities to help further explain one or more lunar phenomenon such as:
- Phases of the Moon
- The 2-Rs: Rotation and Revolution
- Synchronous rotation
Moon "Geography and Geology"
- Central Mountain Peaks
- Mare ("seas")
Rays and Rills
- Mountains and Highlands
- Farside Features