Common Core Aligned Resources for HS-ESS1-3.
Communicate scientific ideas about the way stars, over their life cycle, produce elements.
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How Cosmic Rays Help Us Understand the Universe
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
You may not realize it, but the earth is constantly receiving messages from all over outer space. Follow along as this video investigates how these cosmic rays carry information that can help humans better understand the composition of...
Eclipse Over America | The Coronal Heating ProblemData Plots of Exoplanet Orbital Properties
6 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The sun's corona is hundreds of times hotter than the surface, but how? Scholars discuss the data and debate possible explanations for solar flares. Then, they view a video offering the current scientific theory behind this phenomenon.
Distribution of Elements in Earth’s Crust
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewHow do scientists know the difference between a meteorite from space and a regular rock from the earth? Scholars read a passage and answer comprehension questions about the creation of the solar system. They extrapolate the main ideas to...