EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE GSE – SKE1; AKS – SK-B 
Seeing Stars
is an Elachee Interactive Distance Learning Program for Kindergarten. Introduce young students to the sun, moon, day and night with an exciting virtual session in Starlab, Elachee’s portable planetarium, combined with hands-on astronomy activities.


Instructions

Step 1: Login to ZOOM Meeting
Refer to the Elachee program confirmation email for the ZOOM login link details. Open link to connect with your Elachee Naturalist instructor for this program before starting video lesson.

Step 2: Launch Video
This lesson requires the Teacher/Scheduling Group Coordinator to pause the video three times (see below). During the pause, your Elachee Naturalist will join your group on screen via ZOOM for a discussion about the content in the segment your students just watched. See icons in the lower left corner of video progress bar for additional functions.


Seeing Stars for Kindergarten Outline

VIDEO: CHAPTER 1

  • Introduction
  • The Sun is a Star
  • Galileo
  • The Telescope
  • Astronauts Visit the Moon

CHAPTER 1 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
Pause video at 07:40 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.

VIDEO: CHAPTER 2

  • Spaceship Earth
  • How the StarLab Works
  • Day and Night

CHAPTER 2 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
Pause video at 15:30 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.

VIDEO: CHAPTER 3

  • Stories in the Stars
  • Constellations

CHAPTER 3 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
Pause video at 27:34 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.

VIDEO: CHAPTER 4

  • Constellations Change with the Seasons
  • Seeing Other Planets in Our Solar System
  • Closing Message

CHAPTER 4 DISCUSSION with ELACHEE NATURALIST 
END video at 36:12 to interact with your Elachee Naturalist.


Seeing Stars is an original program created and provided by Elachee Nature Science Center, produced with assistance from Norton Aerial Media.

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