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Stargazing Snacks

Here at Lie Back, Look Up, you will find plenty of stargazing and astronomy activities to do with your family.  Many of these activities include a free printable, as well as tutorials and videos.  Please let me know in the … Continue reading

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Mars Science Laboratory (Curiosity rover) is landing soon!

The Mars Science Laboratory, better known as the Curiosity rover, will be landing on Mars on August 5th or 6th (depending on your time zone).  This is an exciting opportunity to help excite your kids about astronomy and space exploration.  … Continue reading

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Help me celebrate the launch of Lie Back, Look Up (free printable & a giveaway!)

To celebrate the official launch of Lie Back, Look Up, I am offering a free printable and a giveaway! This is a website that I’ve been dreaming about for awhile, and I’m so very excited to finally get it off … Continue reading

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What is a shooting star?

If you’ve ever been lucky enough to see a “shooting star” in the sky, then you understand why they are the topic of so many songs and children’s rhymes.  Catching one with your eye feels like a special occurrence, maybe … Continue reading

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Family Stargazing Activity for July– Stargazing Diary

Here at Lie Back, Look Up, you will find monthly stargazing and astronomy activities to do with your family.  Many of these activities include a free printable, as well as tutorials and videos.  Please let me know in the comments … Continue reading

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Transit of Venus 2012

Did you see it?!  The transit of Venus happened on June 5th, 2012 and was observable here in the United States.  We watched it here in Michigan from around 4:30pm until sunset.  This important astronomical event won’t occur again for … Continue reading

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Lie Back, Look Up: Why it’s important

Stargazing is a great way to “get outside” as a family.  A back-to-nature movement to reconnect children with the outdoors is burgeoning nationwide. —USA Today, November 2006 Many would agree that families are spending less and less time outside together.  … Continue reading

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How To Write An Essay

Article was written by part time blogger from essayzoo.org Different Paper Types Research is the most widely recognized sort of article. An examination article is one in which you have a theme that should be considered and after that displayed in a … Continue reading

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