Lesson Plans
Astronomy 4th Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/24/2014 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
MAIN IDEA: What happens when a star begins to die
DISCUSSION:Discuss the end of main sequence stars and red giants
hand back tests
ASSESSMENT: Assign worksheet due on Wednesday
Assign weekly words
assign extra credit- due on Friday
MAIN IDEA: What is a helium star
DISCUSSION: - finish discussion about stars beginning to die.
ASSESSMENT: worksheet due tomorrow
MAIN IDEA:what is a white dwarf
DISCUSSION: discuss death of small mass stars
ASSESSMENT: collect worksheet 1
assign death of low mass star wrk- due thursday
MAIN IDEA: what is a neutron star
DISCUSSION: discuss death of medium mass stars
ASSESSMENT: collect worksheet
assign death of medium mass stars
MAIN IDEA: study stars
DISCUSSION: go over planetarium preparation
ASSESSMENT: collect worksheet
collect extra credit