Link to Start Up
Link to "Tonight's Sky"
Web Page Project:
Link to Web Page Project
Astronomy Introduction (from physicsphenomena)
Link to Astronomy Introduction
Link to Time Zones
Latitude And Longitude:
Link to Latitude and Longitude
Link to Astronomy Information (1)
to Astronmy Information (2)
|Summer Astronomy Class
I. The first Day:
A. Start – Up:
1. Welcome to the Class.
a. Assigned seating: Each student is assigned to a workstation (one computer) in alphabetical order by last name.
b. Take attendance and fill out information cards.
· 1st line: Last Name, First Name, M. I.
c. Summer School Rules and Policies:
· Summer Dress Code: modified
d. Classroom Policies and Procedures:
· This three week, 4 hour per day class is a one-semester course
allowing you to earn 0.5 credit.
e. Evaluation and Grading:
· The Marian grading scale is used to assign letter grades based
on the percentage of points earned throughout the course.
f. The Web Page Project:
· You are going to be shown how to create a simple web page about
a topic in astronomy.
g. A Night Out: Observational Astronomy (working with a telescope):
· Many inexperienced people think that astronomers spend most
of their time behind the eyepiece of a telescope. In fact that is far from
the truth in today’s world. They spend time studying images captured by
telescopes both on the ground, in orbit around the earth, and on probes
sent to observe objects in our own solar system.
Web Page Project
|B.Web Page Project:
1. Assigning you a topic: Your Topic is ___________________________.
2. Starting a WEB PAGE DOCUMENT (a file)
a. To begin you will open Netscape “Composer” [NOT Netscape]
3. Doing The Research:
a. Now that you have been assigned a topic, you will need to collect
information about the topic in order to create your web page on the assigned
topic. The instructions that you will receive will guide you through the
process of gathering the necessary data and using it in the creation of
your web page.
WEB SITE DESIGN LINKS:
More HTML Coding
Netscape Composer Help