Meteor Showers of 2017 Handout

Meteor Showers of 2017 Handout

Handout with explanations of meteors and other objects on one side, and a description of meteor showers (from on the other, plus a list of dates for the meteor showers of 2017.
5 years and up
Education Levels:
Kindergarten and up
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This handout is designed to be printed double-sided, and has two handouts per page. On one side is a brief comparison of comets, asteroids, meteoroids, meteors, and meteorites. On the other side is a description of what a meteor shower is, plus a list of the notable meteor showers (with peak dates) for 2017.

The file is available in both MS Word and PDF formats.

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