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Astronomy: High School Curriculum (1st semester) - Planets, Stars and Space!
In this interactive 16 week course students will learn the first semester of High School Astronomy including the history of astronomy, our solar system and the formation of stars.
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Once per week
over 16 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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This class will cover the basics of Astronomy. Topics include: Week 1: The History of Astronomy from Aristotle through Copernicus, Galileo and Kepler.-We will discuss scientific revolution and how we moved from a geocentric to a heliocentric model. Time will be spent on Isaac Newton and our understanding of gravity as well. - activities include "Name that Scientist Game", calculating gravity on other planets and videos of Newton's Third Law Week 2: The Earth-Sun-Moon System- In this...
I have a Master's in Liberal Arts from St. John's College. I worked as Assistant to the Director of Laboratory Science at St. John's for 5 years and I have been a high school science teacher for the last 13 years. The last eight years I have taught Astronomy to well over 900 students.
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield Packing for Mars by Mary Roach Astronomy Today 4th edition Prentice Hall www.nasa.gov Astronomy TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills) Curriculum www.space.com
Veteran Science Teacher and Professional Dungeon Master
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
46 total reviews
43 completed classes
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