Educator Resources

Lesson Plans

FOUR DIRECTIONS STAR-GAZING:   

Written by A. Lee, 2012

Moons:

Stellarium – free Planetarium Software

The Ojibwe and D(L)akota "Skycultures" available in the most recent version of Stellarium.

Artwork:

Native Skywatchers Art:

 

 

Music:

Native Skywatchers Music:

Worksheets

Ojibwe Stars - Which Way is North...

D(L)akota Stars - Which Way is North...

Written by A. Lee, 2012

Planispheres:

Letter Size 8.5 x 11" PLANISPHERES:

*** Also available:  

1.)  12 x 18" full color glossy cardstock cut-out Planispheres (4 wheels)

2.) Professionally made full color Planispheres (4 wheels), in a plastic sleeve, ready to use.

Contact Heather Hammond, SCSU American Indian Center for more info:   320.308.5449 (p), hahammond@stcloudstate.edu

Planispheres created by A. Lee, 2012

Audio Recordings of Celestial Vocabulary:

Short Videos:

Native Skywatchers Short Videos:

Animations:

Native Skywatchers Aminations

 

Created by A. Lee, 2016, images from Stellarium (free Planetarium software)

Related Websites:

To purchase classroom ready resources such as these items and more!  Contact:  SCSU American Indian Center, Heather Hammond, (p) 320/308-5449, hahammond@stcloudstate.edu