Lesson Plans
Astronomy 4th Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/30/2015 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
Main Idea: What is a Red Giant
Discussion: hand back test
begin discussing main sequence and end of mature stage. Start discussion of Red Giants
end with death of very low mass stars
Assessment: Assign words for NEXT week friday
assign extra credit for Thursday
Assign death of a star part 1 wrk- due on Wednesday
Main Idea:What is the helium flash?
Discussion: discuss helium star through supergiant
Assessment: worksheet due tomorrow
Main Idea: What is a White dwarf
Discussion: discuss how our sun will die
Assessment: collect worksheet part one
assign worksheet on low mass stars- due on Thursday
Main Idea: How will our Sun Die
Discussion: discuss white dwarfs and planetary nebula
Assessment: study
Main Idea: NO SCHOOL
Discussion: GOOD FIDAY
Assessment: Be VERY thankful, joyous, and appreciative