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Astronomy Laboratory Exercises

Sponsoring Organization: 
General Education Astronomy Source (GEAS) of New Mexico State University (NMSU)

We have created a sixteen-week sequence of astronomy laboratory exercises, in the form of eight two-week projects. All materials are made available online, so that students may explore these exercises within a classroom or while working on their own remotely.

Astronomy Laboratory Exercises
Submission Type : 
Other STEM Resource
Eligibility Requirements: 
Students and instructors at the high school and college level are encouraged to use these exercises to explore the world of astronomy. Portions of the exercises are appropriate for younger children as well.
Other Location Information: 
These laboratory exercises may be explored online at http://astronomy.nmsu.edu/geas/labs/html/home.shtml
Ongoing Event: 
Event Season: 
Year Round
Event Date: 
The General Education Astronomy Source (GEAS)
Program Contact Information
Program Contact : 
Las Cruces
University or College Affiliation: 
New Mexico State University
Is your program statewide?: 
State Area Options: 
Northwest Region
North Central Region
Northeast Region
Central Region
Southwest Region
Southeast Region
What types of communities do you serve?(Urban/Rural): 
Organizational Type: 
Colleges and Universities
Schools - Secondary Education
Subject Area: 
General - Science
General - Math
Target Audience: 
K-5th Grade
6-8th Grade
9-12th Grade
K-12th Grade Teachers
Undergraduate Students