If you’re a budding astronomer and need help in locating that one particular constellation or choosing the best telescope to use, this 6 page study guide is for you! Jam-packed with great information, our guide details what you can view in the night sky—from binary stars to nebulae—and where you can see them. Also included are helpful tips and hints on how to properly stargaze, as well as charts and full-color illustrations. Topics covered include: •Guides to the Night Sky •Binoculars •Telescopes •The Moon •Celestial Sphere, Constellations, The Sun & Planets •Stars •…and more!
Astronomy helps students discover the universe, question whether or not there may be life on other planets in the solar system, see how gravity works and understand the importance of the sun to the whole system. They'll enjoy experimenting with rotation, speed and gravity; discovering some moon superstitions; learning about astronomy heroes; creating their own Martian; making their own rainbow; and taking periodic quizzes to see how much they have learned.
This touching story of a father and child’s nighttime excursion to watch a meteor shower is told through the eyes of a child in awe of the night world.
Jeffrey wants Saturn for his birthday, and he wants the moons, too—all 47 of them. His dad better hurry with the order, though, because shipping might take a while.
Las temperaturas bajo cero, un calor quemante, y tormentas más grandes que el planeta Tierra son sólo algunos de los climas raros que encontrarás en tu viaje ¡a través del sistema solar! Obtén sus hechos divertidos junto con el pronóstico para cada uno de los planetas principales, así como una luna (Titán) y un planeta enano (Plutón). ¡Prepárate para algo divertido y fuera de este mundo con el pronóstico del sistema solar!
Below-freezing temperatures, scorching heat, and storms bigger than planet Earth are just some of the wild weather you will encounter on your trip through the solar system! Get your fun facts along with your forecast for each major planet, as well as a moon (Titan) and a dwarf planet (Pluto). Get ready for some out of this world fun with Solar System Forecast!
Why does the Moon seem to change shape from night to night? In this unique book, innovative die-cuts and playful poetry introduce the names and shapes of the lunar phases to explain the role light and shadow play in this transformation. Award: Book Links "Lasting Connections"
Stunning photographs (many from NASA) bring to life all the drama, excitement, and adventure of our quest to know our bright neighbor in the sky. A time line of Moon history, recommended books and web sites are included.
Ready to study Astronomy in a whole new way? Your students will create booklets on colorful paper and assembled them inside folders to create a hands-on lapbook that they will treasure for years to come. Retention of the information is so much greater with this type of resource, and your students will truly enjoy creating this treasure. Includes a Study Guide.
Customized to specifically be used with curriculum by Apologia and Jeannie Fulbright, this lapbook covers the 1st half of "Exploring Creation With Astronomy," covering Lessons 1-6. Lessons 7-14 are covered in another lapbook. All 14 lessons may be purchased together in a package as well. Create booklets to place inside the lapbook folders, and improve retention of the information. Includes a Teacher's guide that specifically tells you where to find the answers to the questions within the chapters of the book.
Customized to specifically be used with curriculum by Apologia and Jeannie Fulbright, this lapbook covers the 2nd half of "Exploring Creation With Astronomy," covering Lessons 7-14. Lessons 1-6 are covered in another lapbook. All 14 lessons may be purchased together in a package as well. Create booklets to place inside the lapbook folders, and improve retention of the information. Includes a Teacher's guide that specifically tells you where to find the answers to the questions within the chapters of the book.
Snappy verse and lively, retro art recounts Apollo 11's historic, eight-day mission to the Moon. Young readers will learn the basics about parts of the ship, the gear and equipment used by the astronauts, and the history of NASA's moon mission.
Explore the final frontier with the 3 Sylvan Dell books in this Astronomy Set. Whether following the moon on her mythical adventures, imagining planets as pets, or learning about stargazing, children will love how each title combines fun fictional stories with outer space science and vivid illustrations.Please note that this product contains a number of eBooks inside one zipped folder for download. Also available for download is a PDF that lists all of the included titles.
Can you name the planets? Do you know their order from the sun? This booklet provides one page for each planet. This is a booklet ONLY. No Study Guide is included, but links to the information are provided. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create! Print as many as you need for your own class.
Influenced by Native American folktales, this story teaches the phases of the moon while emphasizing how to deal with bullies. After the sun insults her, the moon is hurt and disappears. With the help of her many friends, the moon regains her self-confidence each day until she is back to her full size. The For Creative Minds section includes moon observations, fun facts, Native American names for full moon, a section on how to deal with bullies (paperback), a lunar calendar, and graphics to help view and understand the moon's phases. Helps children deal with bullies.
This touching story of a father and child's nighttime excursion to watch a meteor shower is told through the eyes of a child in awe of the night world. Rockliff's vivid descriptions make readers feel as though they too are watching the tiny bits of other, distant worlds blazing into our own. The For Creative Minds education section includes teaching trivia about meteors, meteor showers, comets, and asteroids as well as a Meteor Math game, a Five Steps to a Fantastic Meteor Watching Party checklist, and a recipe for comet cookies.