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Let each of you look not only to his own interests,
but also to the interests of others.

Philippians 2:4

The Malala Fund

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The Rainforest Site

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The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi


The Universe

All That There Is

The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.

Eden Phillpotts

Hands-on Lessons, Labs, & Activities
  Modeling Red Shift - super easy, super quick lesson to help "see"
    red shift and blue shift . Se a photo on my blog.
  Stars on the move - for use with the Discovery Education
    Science Exploration; To examine the color of wavelengths
    emitted by stars moving at different distances toward and away
    from Earth as evidence of an expanding universe.
  Lesson plans from the Smithsonian - size, distance, age, and
    relationships in space
  Imagine the Universe lessons from NASA - variety of topics
Multimedia and Online Resources
  Do We Expand With The Universe? - Minute Physics video
  The Beginning of the Universe for Beginners - TED ED talk
  Our Knowledge of the Universe - PBS Learning Media; students
    students investigate the history of astronomy to see how major
    paradigm shifts have sculpted the current view of the universe.
    high school level, a bit advanced for some middle schoolers
  Moving Targets - interactive lesson to explore the Doppler effect
Review, Reinforcement, and Assessment Lessons and Activities
  Word Walls - the Universe
  Word Wall - ink saver version
  Graphic Organizer - objects in the universe
  Exit Ticket - light year
  The Universe - universe, big bang theory, red shift, blue shift,
    Doppler effect, light year
  The Universe - ink saver version; no color background;
    same as above
  Queensland Science Teacher Resources - Cloze readings,
    crossword puzzles, and other resources to supplement the
    study of astronomy

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