This refreshing bundle allows students to investigate how scientists describe the shape of our revolutionary orbit. Students are introduced to the following terms and concepts: Johannes Kepler, gravity, Kepler's First, Second & Third Laws, ellipses, perihelion, aphelion, orbit, eccentricity, eccentricity formula, etc. Stimulating visuals are included to help clarify these often abstract concepts. An imperative slide in the PowerPoint presentation is included which provides students with the steps for how to draw an ellipse.
The following items are included in this bundle:
- Ellipses Lesson Plan
- Ellipses PowerPoint Presentation
- Ellipses Guided Notes
- Ellipses Practice Worksheet & Key