Summer Days, Winter Nights:
Planetarium show for Middle School Children
Pre-Show Activity 1
Astro Search


Grade Level
3 - 8
Establish resource centers in the room. For example, have an area for dictionaries, atlases in another, resource books in a third, etc.
Book mark websites on computers:
Supplement or remove questions on Astro Search depending on grade level and sophistication of students.


Follow Up

Revisit all search questions and let groups explain how they found the answers and how they used the resources. When there are discrepancies, use the supplementary materials to help understanding.
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Revised: 14 September, 2001