Activity 34 – Transit of Venus and the AU (PDF)

Activity 34 – Transit of Venus and the AU (PDF)
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Use transit of Venus results to calculate the Astronomical Unit.  Includes information on the history of transits and a crossword puzzle to learn transit terminology.

Activity 33 – Transit of Venus Simulation (PDF)

Activity 33 – Transit of Venus Simulation (PDF)
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Use simulation software to investigate the 2012 transit of Venus as visible from your location including timing and path across the Sun and check results with an online calculator.

Activity 33 – Transit of Venus Simulation (DOC)

Activity 33 – Transit of Venus Simulation (DOC)
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Use simulation software to investigate the 2012 transit of Venus as visible from your location including timing and path across the Sun and check results with an online calculator.

Activity 32 – Indigenous Astronomy (PDF)

Activity 32 – Indigenous Astronomy (PDF)
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Description and links to web resources for teachers to include an indigenous perspective in science lessons.

Activity 32 – Indigenous Astronomy (DOC)

Activity 32 – Indigenous Astronomy (DOC)
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Description and links to web resources for teachers to include an indigenous perspective in science lessons.