WELCOME TEACHERS!

We are thrilled to offer UTAH’S FAVORITE FIELD TRIP EXPERIENCE!

Thank you for considering Discovery Space Center as the destination for the ultimate learning adventure for your students. We know you have lots of options for field trips from which to choose; we are truly honored that you would consider Discovery Space Center. Your students will take part in a standards-based mission simulation that will challenge them in their ability to creatively problem solve and apply what they learn in the classroom.

We are currently booking field trips and private missions on a first come, first serve basis. We welcome classrooms from all districts, as well as charter, private and home schools.

How to book: 

  1. Determine the amount of participants in your group.
  2. Use our super-quick and  easy booking software below to confirm a date and time that works well for your group.  Want to schedule a time now, and need to take care of payment later? Contact Info@discoveryspacecenter.com
  3.  After September 23, 2018 Visit www.discoveryspacecenter.com/teachers for all of the information you need to prepare for your field trip. Our goal is to maximize mission time by having students arrive completely prepared for their mission and their individual jobs. You will find information that will guide you through the targeted curriculum points as well as instructions on how to prepare your students.
  4. Contact our field trip coordinator with any questions, at info@discoveryspacecenter.com or by calling (385)265-2605.

Your 4-Hour Field Trip Includes:

  • 80 Minute Space Simulation

    4 Exciting mission options focusing on Teamwork, Leadership, and communication skills, while applying lessons taught in the classroom.

  • 80 Minute Curriculum-Integrated Lesson

    Classroom session offers integrated STEM curriculum

  • 60 MINUTE PLANETARIUM SHOW

    Watch as your students learn and observe constellations, planets, and other spatial anomalies.

  • 20 Minute Lunch Rotation

SCHEDULE

Group Alpha:                              Group Beta:                                 Group Charlie:

9:30-10:50 Simulators               9:30-10:30 Planetarium             9:30-10:50 Lesson

10:50-12:10  Lesson                   10:30-10:50 Lunch                      10:50-11:10 Lunch

12:10-12:30 Lunch                      10:50-12:10 Simulators             11:10-12:10 Planetarium

12:30-1:30 Planetarium             12:10-1:30 Lesson                      12:10-1:30 Simulators