Science & Nature
Earth, a Perfect Planet for Us - An Astronomy Perspective - Semi Private
We'll cover what makes Earth so special, unique and irreplaceable, all from an astronomical perspective. Learner will be introduced to concepts such as various atmospheres, speed of light & light year, greenhouse gases, exoplanets and more, all while celebrating Earth. A perfect class for Earth Day.
Breezy Ocaña Flaquer, PhD
26 total reviews for this teacher
11 reviews for this class
Completed by 16 learners
learners per class
How does a "One-Time" class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
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-----> *** All my classes are available in Spanish upon request *** In this one time semi-private class, we will be discussing what makes Earth so special, unique and irreplaceable - all from an astronomical perspective. In order to explain this, we will talk about the Earth's atmosphere, what are the greenhouse gases and why should we keep them balanced. In addition, we will compare Venus, Earth and Mars' atmospheres; introduce the concepts of the speed of light and light-year; define the...
The goal of this class is for Learners to discover how marvelous planet Earth is by understanding, through a simple introduction, its many complexities within the larger universe, laying the foundations for basic varied astronomical concepts.
Ph. D. in Astrophysics - Astrophysics/Astronomy Communicator/Educator/Adjunct at the San Diego University volunteering on a number of community projects that promote a mindful STEAM curriculum. I also homeschool my three children, and I am personally active internationally offering workshops to both children, adults and teachers.
Pen, pencil or colors, and paper.
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Breezy Ocaña Flaquer, PhD
Astrophysicist - Astronomy Communicator/Educator. I am an Astrophysicist with a passion for education. I am also a certified Yoga teacher, and a certified kids yoga teacher. I love combining the world of science with the world of self discovery. Therefore, I love allowing students to arrive to the conclusions themselves as much as possible, because this is where true learning and understanding happens.
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
26 total reviews
38 completed classes
I am an adjunct professor at San Diego State University and I teach Astronomy/Astrophysics courses. This is my passion and life long carrier (I hold a PhD in Astrophysics). It is what I know best, but it is also related or relatable to any other...