Some of the boys in Grade 2 have chosen to investigate the Universe. This is just about the “biggest” topic you could choose to study! Mr. Weber was thinking about what resources might be good for us to use, and he immediately thought of Cosmos. Cosmos was a 13-part television series created by Carl Sagan in 1980 which is all about the universe and our place in it. While the original is still pretty awesome, FOX and National Geographic have updated the series for 2014, and it’s currently airing on tv. Have a look at the trailer below for Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey – and maybe check out the full episodes as well!
And just for comparison, here’s the trailer for the original, Cosmos: A Personal Voyage: