How Are Stars Like People?
A beautifully written lesson plan delves into a beautiful topic: stellar population. Engage aspiring astronomers with activities that examine human populations and then transition onto the stars of the universe. Data and photographs for each activity are not provided, but you could obtain similar materials via an Internet search. With the data, learners plot and graph properties of populations of stars. Detailed background information and classroom procedures will leave you well prepared to take your class on this journey.