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Melissa Bradley, Ed.S. (Education Leadership Specialist)

Classifying the Stars

Grades: 8th Grade
Subjects: Science

Student Instructions

The Hertzsprung-Russell diagram is a scatterplot of stars relating temperature, color, and brightness. Use the information in the data tables to plot the different stars on the blank graph provided using pencil. Use the label to classify each star by type, brightness, and color. Use the label to type in your response to the open-ended question. Use the mic to record yourself reading the response. When you have completed the activity, click check to submit your activity for teacher review.