Lesson Plans
Astronomy 2nd Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/11/2002 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
Home
Monday:
Review distance measurements of stars (arc-seconds and parsecs)
Review parallax and motion of stars

Discuss magnitude and brightness of stars

ASSIGN WORKSHEET
Tuesday:
collect worksheet
Discuss color vs. temperature of stars

Discuss circumpolar stars

Show movie over constellations
Wednesday:
Collect worksheet
discuss night viewings

Discuss Fall and winter constellations

Discuss altitude and azimuth system of star placement
Thursday:
Review constellations placements
review altitude and azimuth system
Friday:
Discuss spring and summer constellations

Discuss right ascension and declination of stars

ASSIGN worksheet on fall and winter constellations

 
 
 
For questions or comments about our site, please contact: Duane Hannan