Teaching Through Trade Books: Celestial Studies

by: Christine Anne Royce

Children love astronomy but the complex ideas associated with the topic often lead to misconceptions. This month’s column features simple activities for grades K-3 and 4-6 relating to the Sun and the Moon that can lay a foundation for solid understanding of some basic astronomy concepts.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 9/1/2004Stock # sc04_042_01_18Volume 042Issue 01

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