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Astronomy A

  • Unit One:  The History of Astronomy- In this unit, we will explore the history of astronomy and major astronomical events ranging from ancient cultures such as the Egyptians and Mayans to the birth of modern astronomy through Albert Einstein.
  • Unit Two:  Constellations and Navigation-  This unit will teach you the major constellations and the mythology behind them.  Also, you will learn how to navigate using the stars.
  • Unit Three:  Our Earth and Sky-  Learn why there are seasons and how the Moon seems to change every night. 
  • Unit Four:  The Planetary System-  Ever wonder what the planets are made of?  Learn more about each planet, its history, and basic information.