The Classroom Astronomer Issue 10, October 1, 2021

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Cover Photo – Star Cluster HR Diagrams from Stellarium!

Connections to the Sky – Testing Activities Online for the Rubin Observatory;
SETI Institute Joins Unistellar & The Planetary Society to Inspire Girls to
Discover Space During World Space Week;

Virtual Goddard

Astronomical Teachniques – The Sound of a Supernova’s Structure;
Virtual Observations from Stellarium;
An Additional Stellarium Exercise Resource;
A Flat Moon?

The RAP Sheet – Research Abstracts for Practitioners – Periodicity and Change: Talking about Time Inside the Planetarium Dome;
The Gateway Science: a Review of Astronomy in the OECD School Curricula,
Including China and South Africa;
Physics for the Masses: Teaching Einsteinian Gravity in Primary School

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The Classroom Astronomer Issue 9, September 15, 2021

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Connections to the Sky – Dr. Andrew Fraknoi’s List of Free Astro Labs

Astronomical Teachniques – 
Using the Calendar to Demonstrate Two Examples of Kepler’s Second Law
What Color is the Sun? Or Any Other Star?

The RAP Sheet – Research Abstracts for Practitioners – Estimating Star Distances with a Light Bulb;
COVID-19 Precautions for Public Astronomy Education Sessions

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The Classroom Astronomer Issue 8, September 1, 2021

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Connections to the Sky – A Tool For Comparing Mars and Earth

Astronomical Teachniques – Start the School Year with Some Observations;
Demonstrating Gravity on Other Worlds;
Using Jupiter to Demonstrate an Example of Kepler’s Third Law

The RAP Sheet – Research Abstracts for Practitioners – 
“Educational Design Framework for a Web‑Based Interface to Visualise Authentic Cosmological ‘Big Data’ in High School”;
“Understanding of Teachers on Phases of the Moon and the Lunar Eclipse”

A Look at the Next Generation Science Standards, in Astronomy, Part 5 – The Missing Matters