Examines the formation of a star and the main sequence of the star's life cycle.
One of the world's most famous astrophysicists describes what would happen if we were to get sucked into a black hole.
Illustrates the role of gravity from black holes in solar systems.
Learn more about neutron stars and how they are created.
Students research collisions of galaxies, changes in stars, and black holes then discuss the future of the Milky Way given their research. The lesson includes background information, activity, vocabulary, and assessment.
Reviews basic star types and the process of fusion.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Life Cycles of Stars.
To increase reading comprehension, activate prior knowledge, develop collaboration and communication with peers, and determine how key vocabulary words relate to one another using Text Scan.
To build a step-by-step description of a sequence for analysis, discussion, or communication using a Sequence Diagram.
This is an activity for students to complete after reading the The Life Cycle of a Star Concept
Students will watch a simulation NASA compiled of a star turning inside out during a supernova and explore other unusual behaviors of stars.
Explains how scientists use electromagnetic radiation to study the supermassive black hole in the center of the Milky Way galaxy, even though it does not emit light.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Star Classification and Life Cycles of Stars. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
An article describing the formation of stars in nebulas using images from the Hubble telescope.
A step-by-step animation showing how stars change over their lifetime.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Life Cycles of Stars.