What is a light year?
determine distances between school and several known locations. What is the
best unit of measure (feet, miles, kilometers)?
2. Next, determine the distance between Fresno and places in the state.
3. Now, determine the distance between Fresno and places in the country.
4. List findings on board.
5. The determination of distance next jumps off the planet and must be measured
betweena the Earth and the Moon, other planets and nearest star. Convert from
kilometers to light years.
Earth in the Solar Systerm
(measuring distances) & (use math to organize)