Ch 7: STAAR Science - Grade 8: Exploration of the Universe

About This Chapter

These lessons were assembled to help students like your own review the different technologies used to explore the universe and the nature of light. Use these lessons to help them prepare for related questions on the STAAR Science - Grade 8 exam.

STAAR Science - Grade 8: Exploration of the Universe - Chapter Summary

Have your students complete these short and engaging lessons to refresh their understanding of how we have explored our universe beyond the reaches of any physical probe. These lessons have been composed to help the students prepare for related questions on the STAAR Science - Grade 8 exam about:

  • Technologies used to study the universe
  • Different types of telescopes
  • The speed of light and the distance of a light year
  • Properties of electromagnetic waves and their uses

Further reinforce your students' understanding of our exploration of the universe by having them read the lesson transcripts. These written overviews will provide an additional review of the topics covered in the lessons and the key vocabulary of the chapter. Following each lesson, have your students take the lesson's quiz to identify topics they may not understand.

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