Module 31-Science KB - Course Guide


Module Overview:

In this module, students will study the evening stars and talk about the constellations.


Module Materials:

Lesson # Lesson Title Material(s)
1 Evening Stars and Constellations Crayons or colored pencils;

Module Objectives:

Lesson # Lesson Title Objective(s)
1 Evening Stars and Constellations
  1. Study the evening stars and talk about the constellations.

Module Key Words:

Key Words
spring
stars
constellations

Module Assignments:

Lesson # Lesson Title Page # Assignment Title
1 Evening Stars and Constellations 2 Evening Stars and Constellations Assignment


Learning Coach Notes:

Lesson # Lesson Title Notes
1 Evening Stars and Constellations Discuss constellations and look up different ones. Have your student try to find them in the night sky. In their Science Notebook, please have your student draw the constellations they saw in the night sky.

Module Guiding Questions:

When a student starts a lesson ask them questions to check for prior knowledge and understanding and to review concepts being taught. At the end of the lesson ask the questions again to see if their answer changes.

Lesson Title Question
Evening Stars and Constellations
  1. What are constellations?

Module Video Questions:

When a student watches a video take time to ask them questions about what they watched. Suggested questions for the videos in this module are listed here. Suggestion: Have the student watch the entire video first all the way through. Then have them watch the video a second time, as they watch it pause the video and ask the questions.

Lesson Title Video Question
Evening Stars and Constellations Evening Stars and Constellations
  1. Why can't we see stars in the daytime?
  2. What are constellations?

Module Suggested Read Aloud Books:

Take time to read to your student or have them read aloud to you. Read a different book each day. While reading the book point out concepts being taught. You may purchase these books or find them at your local library. Suggested things to discuss while reading the book:

  • What is the main idea?
  • What are three things new you learned?
  • How does this book relate to what you are learning about?

# Book Author Lexile Level
1 What We See in the Stars: An Illustrated Tour of the Night Sky Kelsey Oseid
2 Seeing Stars: A Complete Guide to the 88 Constellations Sara Gillingham


Module Outing:

Take some time to apply what your student is learning to the real world. Suggested outings are below.

# Outing
1 Visit a local planetarium to learn more about the night sky.