The Night Sky Teacher Resources
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What Color is the Sky?
Students investigate the refraction of light. In this light refraction lesson, students discuss what they know about the sky and the sun. Students watch the sky and record the changes. Students use prisms to see the colored spectrum of light.
Pre-K - K Math 3 Views 22 Downloads
Beyond the Solar System
Young scholars investigate the galaxy. In this solar system unit, students explore stars and constellations. This unit is composed of two lessons and activities. Young scholars investigate the life cycle of stars and constellations. Resources provided.
6th - 9th Science 28 Views 136 Downloads
Have you seen the man on the moon?
Students study about the phases of the moon and create a picture of the night sky. They use Super print or Kid Pix to create the picture. Students also decide if the picture they have chosen is good for seeing moon and stars or not.
4th - 5th Science 3 Views 17 Downloads
Students are introduced to the branch of science known as astronomy. They discuss stars and constellations and then view the night sky using a portable digital planetarium projector. They identify a variety of constellations and discuss the stories behind them.
K - 2nd Science 3 Views 29 Downloads
Students review the concepts of the branch of science known as astronomy. They discuss stars and constellations and then view the night sky using a portable digital planetarium projector. They identify a variety of constellations using a map and then discuss the cultural stories behind them.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 5 Views 33 Downloads
Young scholars become familiar with constellations. For this space science lesson, the teacher introduces constellations by showing students the star patterns and reading myths. Young scholars, observe the stars nightly, then choose one constellation to research and write a report about.
4th - 8th Science 21 Views 69 Downloads
At Issue: Light Pollution
Students explore the concept of light pollution. In this environmental stewardship lesson, students conduct science investigations that require them to collect and analyze information regarding light pollution so that they may propose plans of action to reduce the pollution.
6th - 12th Science 5 Views 27 Downloads
Comet Myths, Facts and Legends
Learners examine facts, myths, and legends linked to the appearance of comets throughout history. They explore various websites, identify properties of comets, describe the path of a comet, and identify a fact and legend associated with comets.
6th - 8th Science 7 Views 39 Downloads