ERIC Number: ED431595
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Starchild Presents...StarChild: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers. Black Holes. An Information and Activity Booklet. Grades K-8, 1998-1999.
Truelove, Elizabeth; Dejoie, Joyce
The information provided in this booklet is meant to give the necessary background information so that the science of black holes can be taught confidently to elementary students. The featured activities can be used to engage and excite students about the topic of black holes in different disciplines and in a number of ways. Activities include: (1) Black Hole Gridlock; (2) Binary Buddies; (3) Supermassive Sums; (4) The Hole Story; (5) Match Me If You Can; (6) Spelling Stars; (7) Diagramming Dilemma; (8) Star Routes; (9) Intergalactic Integers; (10) Diamonds in the Sky; (11) Scientific Notables; and (12) Slopes, Stars, Supernovae, and Stuff. A CD-ROM and poster accompany the guide. (WRM)
Descriptors: Astronomy, Elementary Education, Gravity (Physics), Integrated Activities, Light, Physics, Science Instruction, Scientific Concepts, Space Sciences, Stars
Web site: http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Greenbelt, MD. Goddard Space Flight Center.