Teacher guides students as they are exploring the app.
Students use the app to find their astrological constellation and the name of a star in their astrological constellation.
(Students have already done research on constellations and created their own constellations)
2 Essential Question
"Looking up at the sky and using apps or the internet, we can see stars. But, what if we want to know more about them or our universe?"
Prompt students with a question made on your own or through SOLECLE.
How do we get information about stars? OR
How do we know what elements are in stars? OR
How big is the universe?
Students discuss/brainstorm preliminary ideas.
Teacher uses Padlet to capture students responses to a closure question.
Ex: What is one way we get information from stars? Who do you plan to share this with?
Students answer question via Padlet.