NO-PREP PowerPoint! 34-slides with great visuals, examples, and check for understanding questions!
Students learn about constellations, how the hemispheres/seasons effect which ones you can see, Ancient Greece's influence on their names, as well as examples of famous constellations. Students then learn about galaxies and three different types before focusing on nebulae, dark nebulae, and planetary nebulae and their role in the birth and death of stars.
Constellations explicitly mentioned include Crux, Hercules, Leo, Cancer, and Scorpius. The Orion Nebulae is also explicitly mentioned.
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