Lesson Plans
Astronomy 1st Q 08.09 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/08/2008 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
Hand back assignments- discuss corrections
Review gravity and escape velocity
start light discussion- chapter 3 = properties of waves and how produced

ASSIGN worksheet on chapters 2 & 3 - due on wednesday
ASSIGN extra credit
Finish light = discuss doppler effect and telescopes / discuss types of EMS and how used in astronomy

Show movie on IR

Collect worksheet

REVIEW for test over history and forces in astronomy

ASSIGN p 91 # 2,9,12,14 and P113 # 1,2,4,6,9,11
Test over history and forces in astronomy

Start discussion of Earth as example planet
hand back tests
Collect extra credit

Finish discussion of basic properties of Earth

ASSIGN worksheet