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Learning Exercise: Astronomy Picture of the Day

Title:
Astronomy Picture of the Day
Material:
Description:
Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer.

Info

Submitted by:
Barbra Bied Sperling
Date Last Modified:
June 17, 2008

Exercise

Students will look at the N.A.S.A. daily picture of the day and will describe what they see. The expectations will differ depending on the grade level of the students.

Categories

Audience

  • College General Ed
  • Grade School
  • High School
  • Middle School

Topics

Astronomy

Learning Objectives

Students will describe in their own words what they see in this daily "warm-up"

Type of Task

  • Individual