Lesson Plans
Astronomy 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/30/2013 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
MAIN IDEA: What is the basic motion of the Earth?
DISCUSSION: Discuss where the Earth is and how it travels.
ASSESSMENT: hand back tests
assign wrksht 5.1- due on Thursday
assign words- due on Friday
assign extra credit- due on Friday
MAIN IDEA: Why does the Earth have seasons/ mass and density?
DISCUSSION: How did the formation of the Earth. affect its density. What do we have seasons
MAIN IDEA: Why does the Earth have a magnetic field?
DISCUSSION: discuss surface of the Planet and dynamo effect
ASSESSMENT: assign wrksht 5.1
MAIN IDEA: What is the atmosphere of the Earth
DISCUSSION: discuss layers and compostion of atm
ASSESSMENT: collect wrksht 5.1
assign wrksht 2.2- due on Friday
MAIN IDEA: Where did the moon come from
DISCUSSION: start moon notes on size and locations
ASSESSMENT: collect wrk 5.2
Assign lunar project
collect words
collect extra credit