Astronomy Module 3
Tools Used To Explore Our Universe ... & Beyond!

Please explore this Tackk carefully to learn about the telescope and how it helps us explore space!  Who invented the first telescope?  How DO telescopes help us see things in space?

If you read / listen carefully you will be exposed to several pieces of information to help you understand this tool and the impact it's had in our space exploration from sitting here on earth! While reading/watching please make sure you're able to identify at least 3 important ideas about telescopes!

Now that you have explored the topic of the telescope, are you able to identify:

1) Who invented the first telescope?

2) How does a telescope help us see things in space?

3) Can you draw a picture in your notes to show how a star looks to you from your backyard and then how it looks with a telescope?