Celestial navigation is the process of finding your position on Earth based on astronomical guideposts. In this lesson, explore the principles of navigation; build tools to observe celestial bodies, and learn how science, mathematics, technology, and history are intertwined.
Ideas For Use
This lesson will provide you with the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues in social studies, mathematics, and English. It also exposes students to a variety of skills and concepts.
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Nature of science and technology
|Intended User Role:||Curriculum Supervisor, Middle-Level Educator, Teacher
|Educational Issues:||Assessment of students, Classroom management, Cultural awareness, Curriculum, Inquiry learning, Instructional materials, Integrating technology, Teacher content knowledge, Teacher preparation, Teaching strategies
|Requirements:||Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader
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