Though we now know the true nature of stars, the stories behind constellations are still fun to hear about.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Star Constellations.
To enhance understanding of unfamiliar terms by deconstructing them into their component parts using the Word Parts strategy.
To reinforce and increase concept comprehension, and to analyze similarities and differences between topics using a Two Column Table.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Scientists have many was of determining how many stars there are but none of them are more than just guesses.
Pareidolia is the phenomenon of seeing patterns where there aren't any. One good example is the image of Mickey Mouse on Mercury.
To really see stars it is necessary to get away from light pollution and air pollution. Learn how Yosemite National Park protects its night skies.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Star Constellations. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
Explore many different constellations and how they got their names, the main stars within them, and where they are located in the universe.
A short description of why some constellations are circumpolar.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Star Constellations.