Planetarium Educational Programming Survey

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9) Briefly, if local, regional, or country curriculum standards exist for the schools in the realm of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) or STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math), describe the main topics required in classrooms for different ages:
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K-4 Objects in the sky and their pattern of movement.
5-8 Earth as the third planet and energy from the sun.
The requirements for state of California are being revised, currently undergoing public review. The draft is as
There is a Victorian State curriculum for STEM.
primary school: solar system and motion of the earth

secondary school (lower and upper): motion of earth, sun, moon, planets; structure of planets and stars; life cycle of stars; celestial sphere
I'm not able to answer
Our Solar System
Our Universe
astronomy bases
Solar system (all ages),
Earth's motions (over 12 y.o.)
Seasonal sky (over 12 y.o)
most of the schools are primary and secondary schools. colleges are classical and scientific high schools, and technical institutes
no requirements
In Italy, there is no standard programme: school programs depend on the type of school
Cardinal points, astronomical geography, difference between planets and stars, constellations and myths, galaxies and universe.
Positioning in universe, cardinal points, constellations, differentiation of bodies within the solar System.
All Topics are explained at different levels.
too many to list
no standars
moon phases, seasons. day/night cycle
This is a tough question.

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