Mr. Brandt Lesson Plans  


    Week 01


    Monday 28 August 2017

    What:  Welcome back to the first day of school.

    How: The students will participate in the first day of school activities.


    Tuesday 29 August 2017

    What:  Students will be able to describe my Astronomy class.

    How: The students will make sure they are in the correct class.  Once done the students will ask me questions for the remainder of the class period.


    Wednesday 30 August 2017

    What:  Student’s will be able to gain a perspective on the breadth and depth of this course.

    How:  Using the reference textbooks students will complete an outline designed to begin changing the way they view the Universe.


    Thursday 31 August 2017

    What:  Students will be able to explore the “mind stretching” ability of astronomy.

    How: Based on the worksheet completed yesterday we will discuss topics designed to “stretch the mind”.  Topics including; how long to see a star’s light, volume of the universe & relative comparisons.


    Friday 01 September 2017

    What:  Students will be able to describe the planetarium.

    How: I will have the students go to the planetarium.  In there we will discuss the “nuts and bolts” along with the proper protocol and procedures for learning in the planetarium.


    These are the base plan for the week and may differ from day to day based on the differentiated needs of each class.