ERIC Number: ED199062
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Astronomy Activities for the Classroom.
Cain, Peggy W.; Welch, Daniel W.
Presented are middle school level, activity-oriented astronomy activities developed as a result of an earth science workshop for teachers. Topics include: (1) sun and moon position and measurement; (2) daily, yearly, and seasonal changes in the sun's position; (3) shapes and positions of planetary orbits; (4) eclipses; (5) properties of light; (6) atmospheric pressure; and (7) characteristics of pinholes, lenses and mirrors. (DS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia.