Science in the Media Curriculum Module

Science in the Media: Bringing cutting edge Astronomy From Scientists to Students

This curriculum module addresses the question: How does the world find out about new scientific discoveries? Students learn about black holes and active galaxies, explore language used for different audiences, and ultimately become reporters to share a new astronomy discovery.

Science in the Media front page collage

Curriculum support materials by:

Jason Godfroy
Kingsview Middle School
Germantown, MD
Billie Jo DiMarcella
Downingtown West High School
Downingtown, PA
Dr. Barbara Mattson
NASA/GSFC and CRESST/USRA
Greenbelt, MD

Lesson plan materials

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