This PowerPoint (.ppt) presentation introduces students to Earth's moon and the sun. The lecture discusses the theories for the formation of the moon as well its geologic makeup and surface features. As for the sun, this lecture discusses how the sun makes energy, the different layers of the sun, and the features (flares, prominences, etc) created by its fluctuating magnetism. The presentation also includes hyperlinks to YouTube videos that enhance and expand the content being delivered.
This presentation was created for use in a high school astronomy class. It comes with a student notesheet which consists of the same slides as the presentation with blanks for the students to fill in.
29 Slides (7 page notesheet)