Astronomy Notes

Winter PacMan – made with Stellarium (Capella, Castor, Pollux, Procyon, Sirius, Rigel, Betelgeuse, and Aldebaran)

Lectures, presentations, links, references from class, demos, and other stuff related to Bellaire HS astronomy can be found here. Links marked with * require a user name and password.

IB Papers

Papers and Markschemes

Solar System Astronomy

Stellar & Galactic Astronomy

Labs & Projects

Laboratory Assignments

Lab work in astronomy involves observational astronomical topics as well as theoretical and historical topics. Observation labs have real-world and a computer-based components

Course Observation Log

Each student is responsible for completing an observation log throughout the year. Periodic checks of progress will be made as well as a cummulative grade given. Students are responsible for attending available observation sessions with the class or seeking other area observing sessions with local clubs, universities, and observatories. Make sure you meet all the observation log requirements.

Constellation Project