Date: Jan 9, 2014 Page: Table of Contents p 1 Glossary APOD W.O.D: Last 5 pages Warm-ups: Front Cover W.O.D. Parallax – the apparent shift in the position of an object when viewed from different locations. Question: Which do you think seem to move more: Stars that are closer to Earth, or stars further from Earth? Today’s Plan • • • • Yoga Parallax demo Finish text reading about stars Finish Milky Way Galaxy and hang it from ceiling. • Reflection • Current Events due next week The Milky Way has 4 Spiral Arms Thanks to students who reported this in their current events! Constellation Perseus Astronomy Table of Contents (p. 1) Title Page Number: • Cosmic Death Ray p. 2 • Find someone who…/Famous Astronomers p.3 • Electromagnetic Spectrum p.4 • Current Events #1 p. 5 • Big Bang Theory Video Questions p. 6 • Big Bang Balloon Lab p.7 • Current Events #2 p.8 • Galaxy Notes p. 9 • Milky Way mini-Lab/Webquest p. 10 • Model of the Milky Way Directions p.11 • Current Events #3 p.12 • Stars reading and questions p. 13 Stars Reading Text p. 32-39 • Read the section review questions on page 39. • Read the chapter (p. 32-39) • Answer 5 reading checks as you read (SNB p. 13) • Answer section review questions (SNB p 13). • Complete Milky Way Galaxy Model. • If complete, go on to read and answer p. 4045. Build your own Galaxy Supplies: • Directions • Glue (share) • Glitter • Cotton Balls • 2 black construction-paper circles, 30cm diameter • Directions page • String to hang your project Reflection : How many main arms does the Milky Way have?