ASTR-201 Lessons

Professor Brad H. Turing strides into the room while carrying a globe of the Moon. Although it is 10pm and many students are tired, they snap to attention when they hear their professor’s lively footsteps carrying him towards the front of the classroom. Once he reaches the lecturer’s ...

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Professor Turing is at the front of the classroom, testing out magically-enhanced diagrams - one for the phases of the Moon, and another of the tides on Earth - in front of the classroom. As he moves the Moon around the images with his wand, the diagrams respond with the appropriate adjustments. ...

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Professor Turing enters the classroom. In his hand, there are copies of old newspapers about eclipses and other astronomical phenomena. As he enters the classroom, he reveals a few images, each of which features two astronomical bodies. Syzygy Types Good evening, students, and welcome back t...

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Professor Turing reveals two images of calf-like creatures as he enters the classroom. On the lecturer’s desk in front of the room, there is a sealed jar of dung that seems to be laced with tiny metallic specs. The jar is labeled “Mooncalf Dung”, and the date of the most recent ...

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Professor Turing and Professor Rogers are talking to each other in front of the class. Behind them, there is a large picture of former DADA professor Remus Lupin. Once the clock hits 10pm, Professor Turing uses a spell to close the classroom door, which quiets the students.Good evening, everyone,...

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As students enter the classroom, Professor Turing hands back their exams. The class midterm average, as well as the standard deviation and grade distribution, is sandwiched between an image of a large snake and an image of a magical plant on the chalkboard at the front of the room.Welcome back to...

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While entering the classroom, Professor Turing uses his wand to open the drapes so that students will have a clear view of the Full Moon. Then, he magically reveals large images of other Solar System moons, which have been placed all over the classroom.Good evening, students, and welcome back to ...

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Students enter the classroom in their neatly-pressed school robes. Their hairstyles are remarkably well-done tonight, especially given that this is a 10pm class. At the front of the room, Professor Turing is being handed a magical astronomy publication by Janvier Mathieu, the guest speaker. After...

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Professor Turing quickly walks across the room, which has been decorated with Athabascan artwork for this lesson, and places heavy folders full of finals on the lecturer’s desk at the front of the room. He is wearing a traditional beaded vest and is carrying a stylized print of a raven. He quickl...

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The Moon, The Lifebringer

NOTE - This course will soon be undergoing rewrites. Stay tuned!
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