Lesson Plans
Astronomy 4th Q 15.16 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/04/2016 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
main idea: What is a Red Giant
discussion: Hand back tests
begin discussion main sequence and end of mature stage. start discussion of Red Giants end with death of very low mass stars
assessment:assign words of week for NEXT friday
assign Death of a star part 1 wrk - due on Wednesday
main idea: What is the helium flash
discussion: discuss helium star through supergiant
Talk about night viewing
assessment:wrk due tomorrow
main idea: What is a white dwarf
discussion: Juniors gone
discuss how our sun will die
assessment: collect worksheet part 1
Assign worksheet on low mas stars due on Thursday
main idea: How will our sun die
discussion: disucss white dwarfs and plaentary nebulas
assessment: collect collect low mass star wrk
main idea: How do small and medium stars die?
discussion: review how very low mass stars die
review how low mass stars die
discuss how medium mass stars die
assessment: assign death of a medium mass star wrk- due on Monday