Middle School Astronomy

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Middle School Astronomy offers the hierarchy of the universe, stars, planets, moons and satellites, the sun and patterns in space. Each unit offers a variety of investigative, exploratory and cooperative lessons that engage students in becoming active learners. Correlated to standards, the lessons incorporated within this course are designed to allow students to become involved in scientific inquiry and discovery, utilize math, language arts and graphing skills. Through incorporating a variety of reading strategies, students will apply scientific concepts to real-life situations. In order to facilitate classroom implementation, teachers receive a pacing guide, comprehensive daily lesson plans, overhead masters, PowerPoint presentations and assessment material to ensure student mastery of the science content.

Coupled with in-depth scientific investigations, this course provides strategies and techniques that foster sound pedagogical methods that highlight the importance of reading in the science curriculum. This comprehensive resource provides extensive student-centered activities along with detailed lesson descriptions and necessary resources. The course provides support for the new and out-of-assignment teacher while enhancing the experienced science teacher’s repertoire of resources.

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Table of Contents

1. Hierarcy of the Universe 7. Formation of the Solar System
2. Formation of the Universe 8. The Planets
3. Galaxies 9. Orbits of the Planets
4. Classification of Stars 10. The Sun
5. Life Cycle of Stars 11. The Moon
6. Light Pollution

These instructional support materials (available in print or eBook versions), cover the complete course (at regular, honors, AP and IB levels), whether it be semester, year or 2-year (IB) with daily support for all aspects of instruction. The Teacher's Edition includes a syllabus; daily pacing guide; detailed daily lesson plans; teacher edition of student activity book or lab manual with answers; class notes for lecture supprot in PDF and/or editable PowerPoint's (for use with light projector or smartboard); and complete editable assessments. Classroom sets include 25 printed student books and Teacher Edition. Samples are available for each course (including short term review eBook copies of complete course material in screen view only versions upon request). After purchase of the Teacher Edition in any of the various editions, student activity books or lab manuals are available for purchase in download or printed versions. Although the online eBook version is screen view only, other versions are available that allow printing student material. Click here for details.

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Middle School Astronomy offers the hierarchy of the universe, stars, planets, moons and satellites, the sun and patterns in space. Each unit offers a variety of investigative, exploratory and cooperative lessons that engage students in becoming active learners. Correlated to standards, the lessons incorporated within this course are designed to allow students to become involved in scientific inquiry and discovery, utilize math, language arts and graphing skills. Through incorporating a variety of reading strategies, students will apply scientific concepts to real-life situations. In order to facilitate classroom implementation, teachers receive a pacing guide, comprehensive daily lesson plans, overhead masters, PowerPoint presentations and assessment material to ensure student mastery of the science content.

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Class Set with perpetual license – Printed Version, Mentoring Teacher Program Subscription, Printed Student Book, Student eBook, Teacher Edition Subscription – eBook Version, Teacher Edition Subscription Printed Version

author

Christy McKinzie

description

ONE-SEMESTER COURSE MATERIALS

Product Number

M-S-AST-DL, M-S-AST-SUB, M-S-AST-CS, M-S-AST-SA-DL, M-S-AST-SA, M-S-AST-MT

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440/ISBN: 978-1-59657-894-4, 440/ISBN: 978-1-59657-321-5, Class Set download files/ISBN: 978-1-59657-895-1, 190/ISBN: 978-1-59657-535-6, 190/ISBN: 978-1-59657-322-2, No page count.No ISBN number. Use product code.