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Agenda:

Unit 5: Astronomy

5/19 Astronomy vocabulary
Sun layers
Test corrections (6th Hour)
5/20

A: Review sun diagram - Earth's magnetic field discussion - DEMO auroras - U5S1 foundation work time
final Quiz on Tuesday
5/23 Finish U5S1 - final quiz tomorrow
WU:  Name the layers of the sun (and stars) from innermost to outer atmosphere.
A:  Review sun anatomy & features  - U5S1 foundation time
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MON 5/23

A: Finish foundation grading  **make sure you have initials & graded everything!  FINAL QUIZ tomorrow!
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TUES 5/24

A: U5S1 Final QUIZ - Fusion discussion  -  U5S2 Star life cycle drawing (together) 
Star life cycle drawing -  5 min star life cycle video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PM9CQDlQI0A-  U5S2 foundation time...don't forget flashcards! 
Picture
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WED 5/25

A: 
Life and Death of a star 
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THUR 5/26
A: Star life cycle card review (together)  -
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FRI 5/27

A:  Star life cycle practice U5S2 work time ...QUIZ WED
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MON 5/30 NO SCHOOL
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TUES 5/31

A: finish U5S2 foundation  ** QUIZ tomorrow! Be sure all taskwork is complete, stamped and graded!
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WED 6/1
A:  U5S2 FINAL QUIZ - Big bang notes (LIVE) - U5S3 practice quiz & review  **NO U5S3 final quiz or Unit 5 Test** 
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THUR 6/2

A: DUE before you leave: Unit 5 Taskpacket,notes & flashcards  - Exam review time  (DUE day of exam...10% of exam grade)
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FRI 6/3

A: Exam review work time (DUE day of exam...10% of exam grade)  - access to test corrections (cannot leave the room)
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MON 6/6

A: Exam review work time (DUE day of exam...10% of exam grade)  - access to test corrections (cannot leave the room)

  

Warm-up (Do when you enter class) Write Date, Question, and Short Answer - accumulate two weeks and turn in - one point per day.  Absent?? Make it up. Objective (Your goal for this class period):


5/19 -- What is an astronomical unit (AU)?

5/20 WU: Name the two units of distance in astronomy & circle the larger one.











5/23 What causes auroras & where do they occur specifically?
WU: Name the 2 most abundant elements in the stars.
WU:  What happens when hydrogen runs out in the core of a star?
WU:  Write the life cycle steps our sun (medium mass) has gone through and will go through (from beginning to end).
WU:  Write the star life cycle steps for the highest mass stars out there (from beginning to end).

WU: What is the dead core of the highest mass star?
WU:  List 3 lines of evidence for the Big Bang Theory.
WU: The Big Bang Theory explains the formation of the ________________.
WU: When a star is stable, what element is fusing in the core AND what stage is the star in?
















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5/26 
On a separate piece of paper answer the following question and turn it in to me: -- no resources--
What will happen once all of the hydrogen in our star has been fused?
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5/27 List every thing our sun has been and everything it will be in order
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5/31 
List everything that a super massive star has been and will become
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6/1WU:  Star Epsilon is only fusing hydrogen in its core.  What phase must it be in and is it stable? 
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Donna Hertel,
May 12, 2014, 6:31 AM
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Donna Hertel,
Sep 15, 2014, 11:47 AM
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Donna Hertel,
Sep 15, 2014, 11:47 AM