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Historical Astronomer ABC Research

1. Research your assigned astronomer. Be sure to log your sources in APA format as you search. CitationMachine is a good resource for this.

2. Identify something important or interesting about your astronomer that corresponds with each letter of the alphabet. You will be using an entire presentation slide for each letter of the alphabet so be sure that you have enough captivating information and lots or pictures!

3. Create a Google presentation with 27 slides.
  • Slide 1 - Introduction (astronomer name, your name, class period, etc)
  • Slide 2 - 'A' info
  • Slide 3 - 'B' info
  • and so on...
  • Slide 27 - sources in APA format
4. Practice, practice, practice! You should never read from your slides. TALK to the class!

5. Share your presentation with your teacher ( If you skip this step, your project cannot be graded!