Lessons for Galaxies

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  • Galaxies Galore- Teacher Pages- Lesson Plan - … similar objects. New Vocabulary: Hubble Space Telescope Elliptical Galaxy Spiral Galaxy Barred Spiral Galaxy Irregular Galaxy Light Year Blue Star Yellow Star Red Star … the galaxy part is illuminated. Additional information about our galaxy can be found by linking to Galaxy Gallery and Galaxy Gossip. Galaxies Galore: Spiral galaxies - This … category. Irregular galaxies and the concept of colliding galaxies are introduced. Additional information is provided in Galaxy Gossip and Galaxy Gallery. Galaxy Games: Galaxy Concentration - Students …
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  • 'Great Debate' Lesson Plan for Undergraduates - … postulates Galaxy, other galaxies Hershel defines Galaxy size with star counts Parsons resolves spiral nebulae Kapteyn models Galaxy 4. Shapley's View of our Galaxy … of our Galaxy and the Universe in 1920 Galaxy size similar to Kapteyn's: small Spiral nebulae galaxies just like the Galaxy Didn't … M31 - distance indicates external galaxy Angular resolution improves - nearby galaxies resolved into stars Interstellar absorption better understood - Galaxy size large 9. 1995 Debate …
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  • Background on HST Images on Lesson Slides Disk - … by a relatively nearby galaxy acting as a gravitational lens. Black Eye Galaxy, 2004-04 A collision of two galaxies has left a … "Black Eye" or "Evil Eye" galaxy. Dusty Spiral Galaxy, NGC 1275, Image 2003-14 A dusty spiral galaxy appears to be rotating on … o'clock position. The object is probably a background ring galaxy. Interacting Galaxies, Image 2000-34 What appears as a bird's … telescope has caught a cosmic dance between two spiral galaxies. The larger galaxy, NGC 2207, is on the left; the smaller one …
    User Rating: Grade Level: 9-12
  • Galaxies Photo Shoot - … difference between a spiral galaxy and an elliptical galaxy? (Spiral galaxies have huge spiral arms; look like pinwheels and Ellipitical galaxies are oval shapes … of galaxies in the column under that galaxies name. Activity: Give each student a copy of the Galaxy Graphic Organizer and the galaxy feature … present Young and old stars are present Galaxies Photo Shoot 5 6 Galaxies Photo Shoot Galaxy Trading Card Checklist ____ The team identified …
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  • Galaxy Hunter: Teacher Pages- Lesson Plan - … light-years across and 2,000 light-years thick. Elliptical Galaxy- A galaxy having an oval or nearly spherical shape. Some are … smallest elliptical galaxies (called "dwarf ellipticals") are probably the most common type of galaxy in the nearby universe. Galaxy- A galaxy is an enormous … contains instruments capable of receiving many types of radiation. Irregular Galaxy- A galaxy whose shape is neither elliptical nor spiral. It contains …
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  • Collisions - … happen. c. In order to try to understand galaxy shape, scientists model galaxies on computers and, by watching the model evolve, they … stars in each galaxy (200 stars each), the color of the stars in each galaxy, the size of each galaxy, and the offsets … the students how galaxies start spinning in the first place. Compare two possibilities. One, galaxies collide, causing rotation. Two, galaxies were formed as …
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  • Virial Theorem Lesson - … types of galaxies, show them images of elliptical galaxies form the SEDS database. 3. Make the following points about elliptical galaxies: a. Gravity … amount of potential and kinetic energy. Notice that the galaxy expands. As the galaxy expands, the potential energy decreases in magnitude, but … images of elliptical galaxies. Do the results of a "stable" galaxy look more like the images of an elliptical galaxy? less? the same …
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  • CERES: Galaxy Classification Activity - … scheme) Category I Galaxy Classification Galaxy Classification Category II Galaxy Classification Galaxy Classification Category III Galaxy Classification Galaxy Classification Category IV Galaxy Classification Galaxy Classification Activity 2: Applying … scheme) Category E Galaxy Classification Galaxy Classification Category S Galaxy Classification Galaxy Classification Category SB Galaxy Classification Galaxy Classification Category Irregular Galaxy Classification Galaxy Classification Question 1: Unless …
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  • Beyond the Milky Way - … or will it reverse directions and begin contracting again? Galaxies and Stars Galaxies are clusters of billions of stars, nebulae, planets and … if not most galaxies, including our own Milky Way. (left) Examples of different types of galaxies. (right) Our spiral-shaped galaxy, the Milky Way. click for copyright Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is …
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  • Teacher's Page - … into groups, the various types of galaxies observed in space. If you are not studying galaxies, this lesson still might be useful … . Students will use an ONLINE activity to classify galaxies by placing images of galaxies on the Hubble Tuning Fork diagram, using the … grades 5-9: The universe contains many billions of galaxies, and each galaxy contains many billions of stars. Increasingly sophisticated technology is …
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