Go deeper by also purchasing the Understanding Stars, Comets & Other Wonders of Space Notebook, extension activities perfect for the student who enjoys drawing and sketching.
Help students take a closer look at the wonders of space with this physical science unit. They learn about the difference between stars and planets, the types of stars, the main sequence stars, constellations, planetary nebulas, pulsars, asteroids, meteors, comets, black holes, and more. A multitude of illustrations make these concepts accessible and easier to understand.
At the end of the unit, students can review 17 vocabulary words, label parts of a comet and a black hole, and enjoy a review activity. Students can also personalize the book by coloring the illustrations if desired. Answer keys are provided. 20 pages total. Ages 8-13.
All measurements are given in both English and metric. This title does not discuss origins or the age of the earth. If you would like to explore the topics in this book from a Creation science worldview, free downloadable discussion helps are available.