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Space 1 - The Universe

Activity 1: Complete this initial worksheet. Use the internet to help study.

Activity 2: Check out the Scale of the Universe activity.

Activity 3: Have a good read of Pearson Chapter 8.1 and then complete review questions 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13,18

Activity 4: Review Quiz

Video: "Birth of a Solar System"

Activity 5: Learn about the star cycle with This Worksheet. Check out this poster to help understand it all

Activity 6: Write a poem, movie, song/rap, poster, storyline or comic about the birth and death of the following end products stars:
    Black Dwarf, Neutron Star, Black Hole (choose one)
Poem: Need fancy inspirational background, suited to one page.
Storyline/Script: Word document, nicely typed
Poster/Comic: Colourful and unique from others. Hand in Friday.
Rap/Movie: Would love a recording!

Activity 7: Complete Section 8.4 of the Pearson Activity Book. (Making a H-R Diagram).

Activity 8: Have a good read Pearson Chapter 8.2 and complete review questions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 16.

Experiment 1: Build a spectroscope

Activity 9: Explore the Evidence for the Big Bang Theory using this fact sheet and then complete the worksheet handed out in class.

Video: "Back in the beginning - Neil deGrass Tyson"

Activity 10: Complete Assignment 4.1 in your OneNote regarding the Big Bang Theory.