Pembekalan Materi Astronomi Bagi Guru-Guru IPA SMP di Kota Amlapura

  • Ni Made Pujani Jurusan Pendidikan IPA FMIPA Undiksha


The following community social service was aimed to increase the astronomical comprehension of the
junior high school science teachers. This is important because of two major reasons: (1) the general students’
achievement in astronomy is low and (2) the urge to prepare students in astronomy Olympiad. The activity was
done by giving extra materials and training to solve astronomy problems in Olympiad level. The social service was
conducted on July 22 and 23, 2017 at SMPN 1 Amlapura. There were 20 science teachers involved as
participant. The result showed that there is an increase in teacher’s ability in solving problems and understanding
materials. The responses of participants also showed that they feel positive and enthusiast about the program. In
addition, the struggle encountered in this activity was it needed longer time to discuss about how to solve
Olympiad problems because the difficulty level of it.

How to Cite
PUJANI, Ni Made. Pembekalan Materi Astronomi Bagi Guru-Guru IPA SMP di Kota Amlapura. Seminar Nasional Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat, [S.l.], v. 2, p. 456-460, nov. 2017. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 26 may 2019.