Measuring the Diameter of the Sun
Ninth graders study the sun and its distance from Earth. For this Sun's diameter lesson students examine how measurement data permits accurate measurement of the sun's diameter.
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The Sun: Earth's External Heat Engine - Part 1 of the Astronomy Model
Designed by School Power...NaturallySM, this instructional activity familiarizes advanced earth science and physics learners about the variables that affect our supply of solar energy. They examine gas spectra and perform calculations....
8th - 12th Science
Relative Positions of the Earth, Moon, and Sun Over Time
Teacher pages for four different activities and three assessments are provided in this resource. Topics deal with how the sun's position and Earth's atmosphere affect the amount of solar energy reaching Earth's surface. The concepts and...
9th - 12th Science