NFB 2006 Circle of Life Academy
|The Westminster Astronomical Society joined Noreen Grice and the NFB Circle of Life teachers and students for an exciting and accessible star party!|
|Noreen Grice explains how to measure the planet distances in a tactile scaled model of the solar system.
|The Circle of Life Academy students complete the scaled model of the solar system.|
|Noreen watches a student arranging tactile pictures of the phases of the moon.|
|Jingle bells provide an audible reference for the Sun's position in a moon phase activity.|
|Noreen demonstrates how to model the phases of the moon using a tactile moon ball.|
|Circle of Life students gather around the Minolta star projector at the Davis Planetarium, Maryland Science Center.|
|Noreen Grice interprets a tactile model of the star projector.|
Group photo of Circle of Life Academy students and teachers, Noreen Grice, Wendy Ackerman, and Jim O'Leary at the Davis Planetarium, Maryland Science Center.