Unit - Earth Science: Sun and stars
Assesments - Earth, stars, and sun quiz on 1/17
Standards: Explain that stars can be different; some are smaller, some are larger, and some appear brighter than others; all except the Sun are so far away that they look like points of light. (DOK 3)
Identify the Sun as a star that emits energy; some of it in the form of light. (DOK 2)
Investigate that the number of stars that can be seen through telescopes is dramatically greater than those seen by the unaided eye. (DOK 2)
Line of Inquiry: I can describe the properties of stars, including size, color, and brightness.
New Vocabulary words
sun, stars, light, radiant energy telescope, force, gravity, color