Lesson Plans
Astronomy 1st Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/19/2011 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
MAIN IDEA== How did the solar system form?
DISCUSSION==Hand back tests
Begin discussing solar system formation- Nebular theory
ASSESSMENT== ASSIGN worksheet- due on wednesday
ASSIGN extra credit Due on Friday
MAIN IDEA== Why do astronomers believe in the Nebular theory
DISCUSSION== Finish solar system overview - discuss nebular theory in detail
DEMO on angular momentum
start chapter 5 part 2 comparative planetology
ASSESSMENT== continue notes and wrk due tomorrow
MAIN IDEA== How are the parts of the Solar system different
DISCUSSION== start discussion of planets (how they are alike and how they are different
ASSESSMENT== Collect S.S. review worksheet1
Assign comparative worksheet Due on Friday
MAIN IDEA== What is the difference between Jovian and Terrestrial planets
DISCUSSION== finish discussion over comparative planetology
MAIN IDEA== Mastery of gravity and light
DISCUSSION== Test over Forces
ASSESSMENT== test over Forces
collect extra credit