Lesson Plans
Astronomy 1st Q 15.16 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/05/2015 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
main idea: How does the Earth Move?
discussion: hand back test
Start chapter 5 The Earth- go through notes for Basic motions of Earth
assessment: Assign wrk 5.1- Due on Wednesday
Assign words of Week due on Friday
Assign extra credit- due on Friday
main idea: How big is the Earth?
discussion: Finish notes on basic motions
Start basic dimensions of earth
assessment: remind of assignment due tomorrow
main idea: How big is the Earth?
discussion: discuss layers of Earth and core. Start dynamo effect. Discuss magnetic fields
assessment: collect wrk 5.1 at end of class
Assign wrk 5.2-due on Friday
main idea: How old is the Earth?
discussion: go through Earth notes about age through Atmosphere
Assign wrk 5.2-due on friday
main idea: Why is the Sky Blue
discussion: Finish Earth Notes. Start moon
assessment: remind of assignments
collect Words of Week
collect extra credit