Astronomy

 

Classwork

Assignment

1/17 T (5)

8:30-9:25

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Discuss research projects.

Complete definitions.

Study definitions.

Prepare presentations.

1/18 W (6)

10:30-11:25

Room 218

Student presentations on planets.

Read History of Western Astronomy - www.astronomynotes.com/history/s1.htm

1/20 F (2)

9:55 - 10:45

Room 218

Student presentations on planets

Study notes & sample questions.

1/20 F (2)

Evening Sky Watch - 5:30 p.m. - end at 6:15 p.m.

1/23 M (3)

1:00 - 2:20

  Room 218

Discuss reading.

Test on planets & definitions.

Complete handout questions. (Due back at start of class on Wednesday)

1/25 W (5)

8:30 - 9:25

Room 218

Discuss motions of the sky.

Read Naked Eye Astronomy S2 to S5 - www.astronomynotes.com/nakedeye/s2.htm Through s5.htm

1/26 R (6)

10:30 -11:25

Room 218


More motion and

Time and Seasons.

Same as above reading s6 through s11.

1/27 F (1)

Morning Sky Watch - 5:30 a.m. - end at dawn about 6:00 a.m.

1/30 M (2)

9:30 - 10:25

Room 218

Review reading assignments.

Take-home quiz on reading.

1 / 31 T (3)

1:00 - 2:20

  Room 218

Leave for planetarium at 1:00 p.m. Return to school at 8:30 p.m.

 


www.bartol.com/astro.htm has links for assignment sheet, syllabus, and articles.