Grade Level Expectations: 1. The Solar system is made up of objects that orbit the sun and are classified based on their characteristics. 2. The relative positions of motion of Earth, Moon and Sun can ve used to explain observable effects such as seasons, eclipses, and Moon. FLIPGRID VIDEO LINK
Start Here with some Astronomy STORYMAPS!Solar System Atlas StoryMap Scott Kelly’s Year in Space StoryMap New Horizons StoryMap – Pluto! Discovering Liquid Water on Mars – StoryMap Copernicus and his Universe StoryMap How Many Poles Does the Earth Have? StoryMap Around the World in 7 SpacePorts StoryMap 15 Years on Station Koichi Watata – Japan from Space Are the Star Out Tonight? A Sky Without Stars The Road to Launch Denver and Then Drones, Satellites, and Ghana! Ocean Currents of the World –> ASTRONOMY TEST study guide NIGHT SKY OBSERVATION HOMEWORK 2018
SCALE OF THE UNIVERSEActivity 1: SCALE MODEL DEMONSTRATION-TRAVEL THE SOLAR SYSTEM! Activity 2: SCALE MODEL- TRAVEL THE UNIVERSE
FORMATION of the UNIVERSEActivity 3: The BIG BANG Theory – NOT WORKING. Activity 4: FORMATION OF OUR SOLAR SYSTEM Activity 5: FORMATION OF EARTH Activity 6: FORMATION OF OUR MOON VIDEO Activity 7: How we study the universe.
MOON PHASE HELP!Farmer’s Almanac – Homework helper!!! January Night Sky! Planetarium! – NEW! Google Sky– NEW!
SUN, EARTH, MOON RELATIONSHIPACTIVITY 8: Earth, Moon, Sun ACTIVITY 9: Phases of the Moon
MISSIONS IN SPACEMISSIONS TIMELINE Activity 10: Want to be a Martian? ACTIVITY 11: CURRENT MISSIONS IN SPACE! ACTIVITY12: STATION SPACEWALK ACTIVITY 13: MARS QUEST ACTIVITY 14: MISSION TO EARTH Activity 15: SOLAR SYSTEM EXPLORATION
GENERAL ASTRONOMY ACTIVITIESActivity 16: NASA Activity 17: SPACE QUIZ Activity 18: Astronomy Millionaire Activity 19: Gravity and Orbits Activity 20: ASTROVENTURE
INNER vs. OUTER PLANETS!
Activity 21: Solar System Exploration
Activity 22: Inner vs. Outer Planets
Activity 23: Solar System Simulator
Activity 24: Google Sky
Activity 25: Minute Physics Video: Solar System
Activity 26: Planet Ages!
Activity 27: Formation of the Solar System
Activity 28: Solar System Activities
THE MOON and MORE!!!
Also try out the “Bob the Alien” site again! 🙂
CRASH LANDING GROUP PROJECT!
Simulation 1: Golidlocks and the Three Planets
Simulation 2: Planet Designer: Martian Makeover
Simulation 3: Martian Mineralogy
MINUTE PHYSICS – (YOUTUBE EDUCATION SERIES)
NASA EdCamp Research Topics include Positions of Earth, Moon, Sun; Inner vs. Outer Planet Characteristics and Behavior, Phases of the Moon, Eclipses, Tides, Seasons, and Technology that we use to study space. Use the animations below, along with in-class notes/activities to research your EdCamp Research!
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