William Herschel Teacher Resources
Find William Herschel lesson plans and worksheets
Showing 1 - 16 of 16 resources
Sensing the Invisible: The Herschel Experiment
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
The electromagnetic spectrum includes everything from very powerful gamma rays (which are used to treat cancer) to much weaker radio waves (which include microwaves). Through a hands-on activity, scholars explore the temperature...
Math Lesson Plan: How to Calculate Area
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Define area and calculate the area of squares and rectangles with your class. The activity begins with direct instruction, but learners get some hands-on practice finding area, too. They measure construction paper shapes with a ruler.
Greatest Discoveries in Astronomy Video Worksheet
7th - 9th
In this astronomy worksheet, students write the answers to 16 short answer questions about the solar system, astronomers, Copernicus, and satellites. They also describe dark energy and exoplanets. (Written to be done with a video but can...