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This is an activity about telling time. Learners will construct a northern-hemisphere star clock and will set their star clocks based on the position of the Big Dipper in the sky. Then, they will use their star clocks to predict where the Big Dipper will be at a given time and month. This is Activity F-1 of Universe at Your Fingertips 2.0: A Collection of Activities and Resources for Teaching Astronomy ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: Mathematics, Space science
 
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This is an activity about distance and scale. Learners will make a kinesthetic 3-D model to represent the distances of stars in the constellations Ursa Major and Orion. This is Activity F-7 of Universe at Your Fingertips 2.0: A Collection of Activities and Resources for Teaching Astronomy DVD-ROM, which is available for purchase. A free version of this activity is available from the Astronomical Society ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: Space science
 
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This is an activity about safely observing the Sun. Learners will use a telescope or binoculars to collect sunlight and safely project it on a piece of paper, where they can detect sunspots. This is Actividad 2.2 as part of El Universo a Sus Pies, a Spanish-language curriculum, available for purchase. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: Physics, Space science
 
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This is an activity about telling time. Learners will construct a northern-hemisphere star clock and will set their star clocks based on the position of the Big Dipper in the sky. Then, they will use their star clocks to predict where the Big Dipper will be at a given time and month. This is Actividad 6.2 as part of El Universo a Sus Pies, a Spanish-language curriculum, available for purchase. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: Mathematics, Space science
 
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This is an activity about distance and scale. Learners will make a kinesthetic 3-D model to represent the distances of stars in the constellations Ursa Major and Orion. This is Actividad 6.5 as part of El Universo a Sus Pies, a Spanish-language curriculum, available for purchase. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: Space science
 
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This is an activity about science and pseudo-science. Learners will examine the validity of astrology by charting birth dates of U.S. presidents and by comparing horoscopes in different newspapers. After, students will attempt to identify their own horoscope from an unidentified list of daily predictions. This is Activity K-2 of Universe at Your Fingertips 2.0: A Collection of Activities and Resources ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: Mathematics
 
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This is an activity about assumptions and stereotypes. Learners will first sketch what they perceive an astronomer looks like. After, they will together discuss their images and research the preparation that is required to become an astronomer. Learners will share their reports in order to better refine their previous conceptions of astronomers. This is Activity M-6 of Universe at Your Fingertips ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: History and philosophy of science
 
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This is an activity about cultural references to astronomy. Learners will create a list of products that have been named after astronomical objects, which the class discusses. As a homework project, they can search local stores or media for additional astronomical references. This is Activity M-3 of Universe at Your Fingertips 2.0: A Collection of Activities and Resources for Teaching Astronomy DVD-ROM, ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: History and philosophy of science, Space science
 
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This is an activity about science and pseudo-science. Learners will examine the validity of astrology by charting birth dates of U.S. presidents and by comparing horoscopes in different newspapers. After, students will attempt to identify their own horoscope from an unidentified list of daily predictions. This is Actividad 11.2 as part of El Universo a Sus Pies, a Spanish-language curriculum, available ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: Mathematics
 
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This is an activity about assumptions and stereotypes. Learners will first sketch what they perceive an astronomer looks like. After, they will together discuss their images and research the preparation that is required to become an astronomer. Learners will share their reports in order to better refine their previous conceptions of astronomers. This is Actividad 13.3 as part of El Universo a Sus ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum
Subject: History and philosophy of science
 
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