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Are We Made of Star Stuff?

by: Page Keeley and Cary Sneider

The purpose of this assessment probe is to elicit students’ ideas about stars and the origin of the chemical elements. The probe is designed to reveal their thinking about the role of stars in transforming hydrogen and helium into heavier chemical elements.

Grade Levels

Elementary High School Middle School


Assessment Astronomy Earth & Space Science Phenomena Three-Dimensional Learning


Type Book ChapterPub Date 3/23/2012Stock # PB307X_41

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