Astronomy

SunlightAnimation_Year.gif


June 6 Moving Galaxies:






June 4, 2013


Please complete the video summary on the film, "Journey Through the Milky Way." You can view the film again here:


Video Summary Sheet:




May 22, 2013
Read about Edwin Hubble and his discoveries here:

http://amazing-space.stsci.edu/resources/explorations/groundup/lesson/scopes/mt_wilson/discovery.php

Answer the reflection questions 1-10.






May 17- Moon Phases





Current Phase of the Moon



Levels 5 ONLY

LAB: "Moonth" of Phases Follow up questions



Data Sheet







May 3, 2013
Period 5:

Complete questions 1-7 follow up questions for Orbit Lab.


Week of April 22:
Solar and Lunar Eclipse:
Periods 1,3,4 and 7

Complete the Lunar and Solar Eclipse Webquest here:
  • Visit this website to answer questions 1-7 - Lunar Eclipses for Beginners:
http://www.mreclipse.com/Special/LEprimer.html

  • Visit this website to answer questions 8-13- Solar Eclipses for Beginners:
http://www.MrEclipse.com/Special/SEprimer.html


April 22 - The Reasons for the Seasons
Level 5 Seasons Webquest Links:

Part 1:
http://www.astronomy.org/programs/seasons/index.html (1-3)

Part 2:
http://vortex.plymouth.edu/sun/sun.html



Webquest Data Sheet:



April 11- Moon Phases


Current Phase of the Moon

Levels 4,7,1 and 3
LAB: "Moonth" of Phases Follow up questions
Data Sheet


April 4 -
Levels 3,4, 7 &1:
Why does the moon change shape over the course of the month?
Complete the Moon Phases Webquest here:

http://mrscienceut.net/phasesofthemoonwebquest.html








Al Levels: complete Data table and follow up questions 1-5 in complete sentences.
Moving Galaxies