Following the Equator

Fifth graders study space constellations. In this constellations lesson, 5th graders watch a video and write 10 facts they learned from the video. Students discuss vocabulary terms and learn about astronomical navigation. Students read 'Following the Equator' and research websites for constellation information and an asterism. Students star gaze for homework and sketch a constellation.

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