Unformatted text preview: stars/constellations but without a textbook to help. (15-20min) Students will be graded on the number of correctly identified items. Closure- Wrap up this lesson, by explaining the concept of light years, which we will be the next lesson to be covered Materials and Equipment:-photographs of night sky, one per student-answer key to constellation/star names Assessment/Evaluation: Along with the assessment at the end of the week from the photograph, have students write a news article on stars and constellations. Make sure to include information learned in class, and also information from other sources. Follow Up Activities: Have Students observe the night sky for three to four days, create an observation journal and note any significant changes in the sky. Through this the students will begin to learn more about the orbits of the planets and how it relates to stars....
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- Spring '08
- Sara Green Lesson, Space Science Grade