|The Celestial Sphere: Educator's Supplement|
We are pleased that our Supplement has been|
"Recommended" by a number of school boards.
Here is a 80 page booklet (5.5 x 7.5 inches) for The Celestial Sphere videotape. Designed an available only to teacher, it covers the material in the videotape in greater depth and introduces other topics useful in understanding stars and galaxies.
The book is layed out with time codes so that teachers can fast-forward the tape to access specific topics. It has a wire binding so that the book will sit open on a table. The plastic cover is for durability.
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This first chapter contains background material about the videotape and how it was filmed. The five remaining sections provide more in depth material than was possible on the videotape.
Background of the Videotape
A Star Primer
A Solar System Primer
A Galaxy Primer
The second chapter provides a summary of the videotape. It is separated into five sections and 18 sub-sections each with their corresponding time code from the beginning of the tape.
2.2 Annual & Dirunal Motions |
Rotation of the Earth
Stars of the Seasons
2.3 Constellations & Star Names |
More Southern Stars
2.4 Deep Sky Objects |
2.5 Other Phenomena|
The third chapter is the text for the narration. This makes the book and The Celestial sphere videotape very good for ESL (English as a Second Language) course. It will also assist teachers in forwarding the videotape to section they wish to present in class.
|NOTE:||The Supplement is also available in two other forms: one for students and another for stargazers.|
Student's Supplement (70 pages)
This is printed without the test bank answers or references to the Canadian Curriculum. They are sold in quantities of at least 20 copies. Price: $300 for 20 books plus shipping and handling.
User's Supplement (60 pages)|
This may be purchased by those wishing to get the most out of the videotape. It does not have the text bank or curriculum references. Price: $20 each plus $9 shipping and handling. Only one shipping and handling charge is levied per order.
P.O. Box 79, Rideau Ferry, Ontario, CANADA, K0G 1W0