Resources for Learning and Teaching LSD Science Unit 5a: Astronomy

(the Sun, Earth, and Moon)



Primary curriculum resource*
  adopted by LSD
(spring 2001):
Science T.R.A.C.S.
grade 3 module:

Investigating Objects in the Sky (1999)

  • TE ISBN: 0-7872-2272-0

  • SE ISBN: 0-7872-2260-7

Ancillary curriculum materials:*
  • BSCS Science T.R.A.C.S. Teacher's How-To Handbook (1999), ISBN: 0-7872-4972-6

  • The Usborne Complete Book of Astronomy & Space (1998) by Lisa Miles and Alastair Smith, ISBN: 0-7460-3104-1

  • Find the Constellations (1977, Revised Edition) by H. A. Rey, ISBN: 0-395-24418-8

Science supplies kits:*
  • BSCS Collaboration Kit for Fifth Grade

  • Science Kit for LSD Science Unit 5a

MCF (2000) "Using" Science Benchmarks associated with LSD Science Unit 5a

Supplemental Resources and Information from Past LSD Workshops and Other Sources

HO = HandOut

OH = OverHead

The majority of these links are to downloadable MS-Word ".doc" files.




*    If you are missing any of these materials, send a FAX to x7492 to the attention of Peggy Barnes requesting a replacement.

This page was last updated by RTSmith:  2007.03.20


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