This book can be used with multiple age ranges; elementary aged students can follow along with parental help, and middle school students can read and test their understanding independently; this book can also serve as a refresher course for Jr. High and High School students who focus on the "Explore More" questions at the end of the book. Each chapter review includes other "explore more" questions in addition to multiple-choice questions. Black and white photographs and diagrams, as well as reproduced ancient texts and materials on the night sky, are included. A cumulative review is also included in the back of the book. 173 pages, softcover, with answer key and index.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 176 Vendor: Master Books Publication Date: 2013 Dimensions: 11.00 X 8.50 X 0.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0890517878 ISBN-13: 9780890517871 Availability: In Stock Series:Exploring
Explore our solar system and beyond in a uniquely fun and informative study of the heavens Students of several different ages and skill levels can use Exploring the World of Astronomy. Middle school students can read the book independently and quickly test their understanding and comprehension by the challenge of answering questions at the end of each chapter. High school students can revisit the book as a refresher course. They will gain greater insight by using the section below the questions marked "Explore More." You will find additional questions, discussion ideas, and research for students to develop a greater understanding of astronomy.