Newcastle

Astronomy online learning

This is a new online learning group started initially to provide learning while the Coronavirus impacts on our meetings but will continue post crisis.

Astronomy Zoom Virtual Meetings

Next Zoom meeting is October 28th 2020 at 11.30-12.30

Interested? Email me, Catherine Stevenson, at newcastleu3a@hotmail.com Trust u3a members join using the Trust U3A website

Name of group: Astronomy Online Learning
Purpose of group:
1. To provide online learning in the first instance while the Coronavirus is impacting on U3A group meetings
2. To provide exciting, curious and amazing items about astronomy
3. An opportunity for members to add their own discoveries and/or their online learning resources and /or provide tasks to complete and reading material examples
3. It may evolve into a forum or a way to inform members of a forthcoming event
When?: Links are posted regularly. Virtual meetings are the 4th Wednesdays of the months.
How?: Read, research, find reading resources, lists of books, periodicals, magazines. Problem solve, classify, create, listening. We share our learning and learn from each other.

No need for a telescope just enjoyment of our amazing universe
Let me know
i) Which link you found interesting and why
II) What you would like to see posted

NEW!! HOT OFF THE PLANET

'A History of Astronomy' part one of PPTs. Read, research and try an activity.

New for September 2020
Sept 17th: In 'Our Universe' Parts 1-7 Massive Star Disappears. I had to split this PPT into 7 parts so that it could be upload. All images are in the public domain using wiki#.

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More Group Pages
Astronomy online learning Book Group
Bridge – Duplicate City Lunch Group
Coffee Morning (General) Craft
Craft-2 Creative Writing
Discussion Group Family History
Favourite Films French Conversation
Fun Bridge Fun Quiz
Games Group General History
Good Read Groups Coordinator
Historical Humour I.T. And Computing (on Zoom)
Improvers Industrial History
Introduction to Dowsing IT2
Italian Culture Local History
Lunch-Roving Music For Pleasure
Philosophy Poetry
Quiz Saturday Music & Drama
Science Round Table Shakespeare Group
Short Projects Short Tennis
Short Tennis 2 Sunday Lunch Group
Table Tennis 2 Talking About Art
Ten Pin Bowling Travel group
Ukulele Walking