BUNDLE: Medieval Astrologers and Astronomers

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MEDIEVAL ASTROLOGERS AND ASTRONOMERS
This bundled product contains everything you need for your unit on Medieval Astrologers and Astronomers. What did astrologers and astronomers do during the Middle Ages? At the time, not a lot was known about space. There was a lot of confusion and controversy about the universe. There was a lot of superstition when it came to understanding the movement of the planets. Astronomers and astrologers spent their time studying stars, making predictions and trying to learn about the solar system and universe.

This bundle includes my three Medieval Astrologers and Astronomers products:

• Medieval Careers: Astrologers and Astronomers ($5.00 value)
• Reading Comprehension Medieval Astronomers and Astrologers ($3.00 value)
• Medieval Astronomers and Astrologers Bingo – ($4.00 value)

Buy this bundle and get all three products for only $9.00

This product is perfect for SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for CLOSE READING with any non-fiction graphic organizer. THIS LESSON INCLUDES READING PASSAGES, COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS, TEACHER’S KEY, CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES, BINGO CARDS AND CLUES, AND NON-FICTION GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS.

Informational Text
There are six pages of informational text about the subject: Medieval Astrologers and Astronomers. The passages cover the following topics:

• Science and Space in the Middle Ages
• Astronomy and Astrology
• Islamic Astronomers
• European Astrologers
• A Medieval Astrologer’s Job
• Medieval Tools Used in Astrology and Astronomy

This Bundle also includes BINGO Cards and Clues:
BINGO is a fun way to review new concepts and vocabulary words. The words in this BINGO set relate to the topic and make the perfect review for the pages of informational text that are included in this product. Great for use by Substitute Teachers!

This product is great for a large group, class or co-op.! It can be played in the traditional way where the instructor randomly chooses one of the cards and calls out the word. Or, to play as a review game, the instructor can read the clue that appears on the card below the BINGO word.

This product includes:
36 Unique Bingo Cards (18 pages with two cards per sheet)
The Caller’s Tracking Sheet
24 Calling Cards Containing Words and Clues
6 One-Page Passages of Informational Text

The Following Bingo Words are Included:
Constellations, Celestial, Astronomy, Astrology, Zodiac Sign, Al-Battani, Alhazen, Astrolabe, Sundial, Latitude, Equator, Islamic Golden Age, Ptolemy, Geocentric, Heliocentric, Planets and Stars, Quadrant, Mid-8th-13th Centuries, Sextant, Ptolemaeus Secondus, One Solar Year, “Doubts on Ptolemy,” Wandering Stars, Guido Bonatti

This BUNDLE includes the following CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES:

 Job Application
 Make an Astrolabe
 Learn Some Constellations!
 Medieval Astrologer Joke
 Analyze Zodiac Personality Traits
 True/False Review Game
 Writing Activity: Be an Astrologer!
 Read your Horoscope
 Create your Own Constellation Craft
 Create a Student-Centered Universe
 Suggested Books


I have also included Non-Fiction Graphic Organizers and a suggested reading list.

Download the preview to get a feel for my writing style as well as the detailed description of the activities!

Grades 4-7 and Homeschool

(Note: The informational text also appears in my Colonial Careers Lesson Plan)

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Bundled Medieval Career Lesson Plans:
Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume I
Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 2


Individual Medieval Careers Lesson Plans:
Medieval Careers: Religious Jobs - Monks, Nuns and Almoners
Medieval Careers: Scribes, Illuminators and the Magna Carta
Medieval Careers: Pilgrims and the Canterbury Tales

Medieval Reading Passages and Bingo:
Reading Passages and Bingo: Medieval Architects, Castles and Cathedrals
Reading Passages and Bingo: Medieval Knights and Heraldry
Total Pages
66
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Teaching Duration
1 Week

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BUNDLE: Medieval Astrologers and Astronomers