ERIC Number: ED299119
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Look to the Sky. An All-Purpose Interdisciplinary Guide to Astronomy. Grades 4-12.
DeBruin, Jerry; Murad, Don
This guide features materials and activities about stars for integration into other academic disciplines. Part one describes how to begin to look to the sky, including usage of the camera, binoculars, and telescope. Part two, "Keep Up to Date," introduces information on resource materials, such as astronomy books, magazines, newsletters, calendars, resource centers, organizations, and stargazing notes. Part three, "How To Continue To Look to the Sky," shows how to make and use instructional materials such as charts, transparencies, copymasters, pocketbooks, puzzles, and quiz boards. Also included are seasonal sky charts, guidepost constellations in four seasons, and 35 matching constellation copymasters. (YP)
Descriptors: Astronomy, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Intermediate Grades, Parent Materials, Planetariums, Reference Materials, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Equipment, Science Materials, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Teachers; Practitioners
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