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Course SummaryHelp your elementary school students review basic astrophysics concepts with this convenient online course. The course's fun lessons and quizzes can help your students study for exams, complete science homework, catch up in class and earn better grades.
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About This Course
This comprehensive astrophysics course is designed for elementary school students who need to learn/review important topics related to cosmology, the sun, nebulas and more. Our expert instructors have crafted these lessons to be simple, straightforward and fun. Students can watch and read through these lessons at their own pace, and each lesson comes with a short quiz to help them reinforce their understanding of key astrophysics terms and concepts. Parents and teachers can assign these lessons and quizzes at any time, using virtually any device that has an Internet connection.
How It Works
- Parents, teachers and students can use the course dashboard to navigate to the chapter topics they want to review.
- The course is broken up into topical chapters that each contain video and text-based lessons.
- Lesson-specific quizzes and chapter exams are included to help check students' understanding of the material.
- Students have the ability to submit questions to our instructors if they need any extra help.
- A final course assessment helps you evaluate your students' comprehension of astrophysics fundamentals.
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The online format of the course offers flexibility to parents and teachers. Parents can use the course as a convenient at-home tutoring resource. Teachers can easily integrate the course's lessons into their class instruction and use the quizzes as student assessments.
The course can help your students:
- Prepare for upcoming science tests
- Get extra homework help
- Supplement science textbooks
- Engage their curiosity about stars and the universe
- The astrophysics of stars
- The sun
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