|Science; Earth and Space Systems
- recognize major constellations visible at night and describe the origins of their names
- summarize and explain the main ideas in information materials and cite details that support the main ideas
- make judgments and draw conclusions about ideas in written materials on the basis of evidence
A Link to Learning web-based student learning activity www.linktolearning.com
This activity is based on the Star Art web page.
Read the 4 constellation myths and try to match the star charts to the myths.
Record how many of your interpretations match the traditional interpretations.
Print an Evening Sky Map from http://skymaps.com/downloads.html (or receive a copy from your teacher).
This is now a homework assignment. Use the chart to view and identify constellations on the next clear night.
List all the constellations you identified. _____________________________________________