Sky Science Task Cards

Task 2

Go to the website http://www.usatoday.com/weather/tg/wseason/wseason.htm and click on Graphic: Earth’s tilt creates the four seasons. Another interactive website on seasons is http://esminfo.prenhall.com/science/geoanimations/animations/01_EarthSun_E2.html
Also go to the website http://www.brocktonpublicschools.com/schools/high/planetarium/activities/seasons/seasons.html and answer the questions.


Task 3
http://www.fourmilab.ch/earthview/vplanet.html

Task 5
Go to the website http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/space/solarsystem/sun/solareclipse.shtml for an interactive activity on a solar eclipse. Also go to the website http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eclipses to read the information and see the diagram of a lunar eclipse.

Task 6
http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/solar_system_level2/javascript/moonlight.html

Task 7
http://library.thinkquest.org/03oct/02144/basics/solar.htm

Task 8
http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/charchart.cfm

Task 10
http://library.thinkquest.org/03oct/02144/basics/solar.htm