Use the glossary (pp. 77-78) to define the vocabulary words.
What is astronomy?
From what language does the word astronomy come? What does it mean?
What is an astronomer?
What is the difference between astronomy and astrology?
What is the difference between a moon and a planet?
How many planets are there in the Earths solar system?
In what galaxy is Earth?
Have students make a model of the planets in our solar system. Various sized Styrofoam balls can be used for the planets and the Sun. This activity may take a few weeks to complete.
Anthony P said “Thanks for your … website, it’s really easy to navigate and it is a massive bonus to be able to read back-issues of your magazines … without your ministry I probably wouldn’t be a Christian today. Thank you so much and keep up the good work.” So help us do just that! Support this site