Warm Up: Prepare your answer sheet for today’s open-note quiz. Title the paper Earth’s System (week 2) Quiz, right your FULL name, today’s date & class period in the upper right hand corner, then number your paper in a column from 1-16. Sit quietly while you wait for further instructions.
–Weekly Quiz: Earth’s System
–Whole Group: Vocabulary Instruction– “The Size & Scale of the Universe” PowerPoint- Students will take notes for each word (astronomer, star, planet, astronomical unit, galaxy, light year, parsec, solar system, gravity, density, universe, parallax 12words)*Next Week??
Parsec – Sixty Symbols (5:15)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJv55ebJbhs (imbedded in the Vocab PowerPoint)
& How Do We Measure the Distance to Stars? – Instant Egghead #46 (2:16)
Finish Video: The Human Footprint (National Geographic)