ERIC Number: ED354150
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Astronomy for Schools. Selected Teaching Aids.
Wilkinson, Ronald S.
The teaching materials listed in this annotated bibliography emphasize an observational and "hands-on" approach to awakening students' interest in their universe. The sources, which are for teachers and students, can be used to create courses, units, or concepts to stimulate learning. Individual and class projects range from instructive visual activities to the construction of telescopes. Selections about the history and mythology of astronomy are included. Sections in this document include the following: (1) Introductions to Astronomy and Field Guides; (2) Topical and Specialized Works; (3) Atlases, Charts, Maps, and Related Guides; (4) Constellation Figures, Mythology, History, Biography; (5) Individual and Class Projects; and (6) Periodicals. (PR)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners; Students
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Science and Technology Div.