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Our Closest Stars Database

Students use Excel software as an interactive database to answer questions about our closest neighboring stars. They apply filters to the spreadsheet to sort through data and find results. Students identify properties of stars. They discuss differences between apparent magnitude and absolute magnitude.

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Grade
7th - 9th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Database & Spreadsheet
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