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written by Damond Benningfield
published by the StarDate Online
This site provides lesson plans for kids from ages five to seventeen that teach about astronomy and the principles underlying astronomical sciences. Provided by the McDonald Observatory at the University of Texas, these lessons, available in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format, cover various subjects such as spectroscopy, observing the moon, and sundials.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Astronomy Education
- High School
- Middle School
- Elementary School
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
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- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- Lesson Plan
- Activity
- New teachers
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Record Creator:
December 27, 2002 by Waylon Flinn
Record Updated:
July 22, 2012 by Lyle Barbato
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This resource is part of a Physics Front Topical Unit.


Topic: Astronomy
Unit Title: Astronomy Activities

A collection of standards-based lesson plans for K-12 developed to help teachers integrate astronomy into the physical science classroom.

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D. Benningfield, (StarDate Online, Austin), WWW Document, (http://stardate.org/teachers/activities).
AJP/PRST-PER
D. Benningfield, StarDate: Classroom Activities (StarDate Online, Austin), <http://stardate.org/teachers/activities>.
APA Format
Benningfield, D. (n.d.). StarDate: Classroom Activities. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from StarDate Online: http://stardate.org/teachers/activities
Chicago Format
Benningfield, Damond. StarDate: Classroom Activities. Austin: StarDate Online. http://stardate.org/teachers/activities (accessed 17 April 2014).
MLA Format
Benningfield, Damond. StarDate: Classroom Activities. Austin: StarDate Online. 17 Apr. 2014 <http://stardate.org/teachers/activities>.
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