Astronomy... Continue with Light
Warm Up: What is the Electromagnetic Spectrum:
Finish Notes on Light ....
Brainpop..Light & Electromagnetic Spectrum
Activity: Read How Far and How Fast-Answer Questions 1 & 2
Exit Ticket- Turn in the WS
?Reading pages 3-6... Answer questions 1-10 from packet.
Tuesday: How does the electromagnetic spectrum help astronomers?
Watch Ted Talk...
Use Spectroscopes to read diffraction gratings.
Activity: Read How Far and How Fast... Answer Questions 1 & 2
Thursday: Birth & Death of a Star
Finish Mystery Gases
Introduce Birth & Death of a Star with Story
Brainpop: Lifecycle of Star & Quiz
Complete Notepage with ppt.
Friday: Birth and Death of a Star Continued...
Complete Diagram with definitions.
Students will Read "How Far is that STAR" Red Shift/Blue Shift
HW: Complete questions 1 & 2
TUESDAY: Students will complete presentations of Early Astronomers...
Ptolemy, Copernicus, ETC
We will put together little books after presentations.
Homework: Complete Little Books
Wednesday: No Science
Thursday: Introduce Big Bang Theory...
Friday: Complete Galaxy Notes...
Activity; Stars & Galaxies.
Introduction to Astronomy...
Warm Up: What is astronomy?
Observer Activity: Create a tiny planet. You are an observer from a tiny planet. Discuss and draw what you see in the sky. What can you learn about your planet from your sky?
Journey from human to space
What is an astronomer?
TUESDAY: Brainpop... Gravity
Warm Up: Describe two facts that you learned about the Astronomy of your planet.
Who is an astronomer? Drawing
Introduction to Astronomy: Take Notes - Early Astronomy (slides 1-23)
HW: Complete picture of your astronomer.... Label 5 things on your drawing that helps describe your astronomer. Answer 3 Questions in your packet about your picture.
Warm UP: What is Gravity: Video Clip: Brainpop
Finish Notes: Early Astronomy: Look at Graph and complete notes on Gravity.
Begin Little Books... Make Little Book and select Astronomer for Research Project
Astronomer Little Books
Presentations- History of Astronomy
How Do Scientist Work together to Solve Problems????