ERIC Number: ED319623
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
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Exploring the Universe. Science Series Grades 4, 5, 6.
Giessow, Jean; Giessow, Fred
The activities in this book are designed to reinforce elementary concepts in the study of the universe. General background information, suggested activities, questions for discussion, and answers are provided. Twenty-eight reproducible worksheets are contained in this guide. Topics include: the solar system, orbits, planets, the sun, forces in space, stars, comets, the history of astronomy, electromagnetic radiation, telescopes, spectroscopes, satellites and probes, Voyagers I and II, and the space shuttle. A crossword puzzle on astronomy is included. (CW)
Descriptors: Aerospace Education, Aerospace Technology, Astronomy, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Physics, Science Education, Science Materials, Space Sciences, Teaching Guides, Workbooks
Milliken Publishing Co., 1100 Research Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132 (MP3148, $4.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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Note: Contains reproducible pages plus teacher's guide. For another document in this series see SE 051 435.