One small space camp, one giant leap for youths

Kem Angkasa Generasi Marikh: World Space Week 2019 , with the theme of Moonshot, is an exciting program full of space science lessons and hands-on activities celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first humans landing on the moon, in 1969 as part of NASA’s Apollo 11 lunar missions.

We will also feature an awesome speaker from the space industry who will inspire our next generation of explorers and innovators to propel Malaysia to become a spacefaring nation

Lessons

Apollo 11 moon Landing

Satellites and benefits of space technology

Colonizing the moon

Games

Launch a rocket to the moon

Build a satellite

Moon base Alpha

Guest Speaker

Dr. Siti Amalina Enche Ab Rahim

Dr. Siti Amalina binti Enche Ab Rahim serves as Senior Lecturer and Research Coordinator at Center for Satellite Communication, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).

She is currently working in the development of ground communication system for the first UiTM’s nanosatellite, which is a collaboration project with other universities from Japan, Bhutan, and the Philippines.

She has been selected by the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) as one of the 2018 IAF Emerging Space Leaders (ESL) Grant Programme recipients. As part of the IAF 2018 Emerging Space Leaders Grant Programme, she received a travel grant to attend the UN/IAF Workshop and the 69th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Bremen, Germany.

Date
5th Oct 2019

Venue
Planetarium Negara

Time
9AM – 4PM

Fees (per child) 
RM180
EARLY BIRD RM160 UNTIL 1 OCT

8:30AM : Registration

9AM :  Mission briefing

9:30AM – 10:00AM : Lesson 1 : Apollo 11 Moon Landing Game

10:00AM – 10:30AM – Game 1 : Launch a rocket to the moon

11:00AM – 11:30AM : Lesson 2 : Satellites and benefits of space technology – Dr Siti Amalina (Center for Satellite Communication, UITM)

11:30AM-12:00PM : Game 2 : Build a satellite

12:00AM -12:30PM :Lunch and break

12:30 -1:00PM : Lesson 3 : Colonizing the Moon Game

1:00-1:30PM : Game 3 : Moon Base Alpha

1:30- 3:30PM : Curated tour of Planetarium Space Gallery

4PM : Graduation and pickup

1) Special edition Moonshot T-shirt with printed on Mission patch.

2) Space themed activities and games

Sizes

26 – S

28 – M

30 – L

32 – XL


If your child does not fit any of the child sizes, we do have Adult size as well.

Please fill in the required T-shirt size for your child under the T-Shirt Size field at the Cart page.

For example, Child S or Adult S

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