Science & Nature
What's up?: Astronomy Club Round Table Discussion (7-11 Year Olds)
This is a beyond-the-basics place to discuss current events in astronomy.
254 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 24 learners
Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills
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This beyond-the-basics class is for the young astronomy enthusiast who wants wants to delve deeper into their knowledge of the Universe. The field of astronomy is constantly gaining new insight and making new discoveries. Each week’s data and research brings another amazing discovery. This class is a student-directed discussion group of current events in astronomy. During each session, we focus on one particular area of astronomy. Together we will study at a mix of current journal articles,...
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Students should come to class prepared to talk about the weekly topic. This can range from the learner's personal experiences, science articles, videos, or any other relevant source. Many great resources they can utilize include NASA.gov, UniverseToday.com, and Space.com
Alana May - Astronomy, M.S.
Astronomer and Lifelong Learner
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
254 total reviews
192 completed classes
I hold a Bachelor's degree in Physics from Angelo State University and a Master's of Science degree in Astrophysics from the University of Alabama where I studied extragalactic astronomy. While in graduate school, I was also a Teaching Assistant...