TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations

TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations
TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations
TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations
TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations
TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations
TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations
TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations
TASK CARDS - Celestial Observations
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9 MB|26 pages
Product Description
These 24 task cards are GREAT for individual, small group, or full class review for Earth Science Regents students. These have been so helpful for my special education and ELL students!

My task cards require students to explain processes, draw diagrams and graphs, interpret pictures, graphs, maps and diagrams, and make inferences.

Included: 24 Task Cards, Printable Answer Sheet for students and an Answer Key for teachers.

Topics addressed:
Reasons for seasons,
Plotting constellations,
Apparent motion of stars,
Star trails,
Changes in direction of sunrise and sunset,
Changes in altitude of the Sun,
Identifying dates of paths of the Sun,
Identifying latitude based on altitude of Polaris,
Drawing the path of the Sun on celestial spheres,
Solar time,
Changes in shadow length,
Direction of shadows,
Identifying latitude based on position of the Sun,
Celestial spheres of New York, Equator, Tropic of Cancer, North Pole, and Southern Hemisphere.



EDITABLE BUNDLE - Astronomy Worksheets
Apparent Path of the Sun
Astronomical Organization
Celestial Observations
Celestial Spheres *FREEBIE*
Celestial Spheres of New York
Celestial Spheres Around the World
Celestial Spheres Review
Comets and their Orbits
Drawing the Phases of the Moon
Duration of Insolation
Earth's Moon
Earth's Orbit of the Sun *Freebie*
Geocentric v. Heliocentric Models
Gravitational Attraction
Insolation at Different Latitudes *Freebie*
Intensity of Insolation
Kepler's Laws (Multiple Choice)
Kepler's Laws (Constructed Response)
Life Cycle of Stars
Moon Phases - Multiple Choice
Moon Phases - Constructed Response
Planets in Our Solar System
Evidence of Earth's Revolution *Freebie*
Evidence of Earth's Rotation
Scale of Our Solar System
Seasons & Earth in Space
Seasons Diagrams
Solar System
Star Characteristics
Spring Tides vs. Neap Tides *Freebie*
Tides & Eclipses
Universe & the Big Bang

Celestial Observations
Earth in Space
Earth's Moon
Our Solar System
Deep Space

Task Cards - Deep Space
Task Cards - Our Solar System
Task Cards - Orbits
Task Cards - Earth's Moon
Task Cards - Earth in Space
Task Cards - Celestial Observations

LAB – Angle of Insolation
LAB - Apparent Path of the Sun
LAB – Geocentric vs. Heliocentric Solar System


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Total Pages
26 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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