Astronomy takes practice

This is what I’m doing this month to practice astronomy and develop my night sky skills. It only takes a few minutes, and with my binoculars, I can see quite a bit. I have my “Observing” section from this month’s Sky&Telescope magazine, the free “SkyEye” app on my Smartphone, and my Edmund Scientific “Star and Planet Locator”. Inexpensive, easy, and fun!


About gblakney

Middle School Mathematics Teacher, passionate EdTech user who loves to experiment with new methods and tools in the classroom. Following the lead of Dan Meyer and Jo Boaler, I create a safe place for kids to discover the fun and beauty of maths. I use Number Talks and Groupwork to make maths accessible for all of my students. I enjoy Mathematics and I'm enthusiastic about teaching; the kids really respond to that.
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