Inquiry Statement - Characteristics of systems leave evidence that provide patterns in which to examine our orientation in place and time. Global Context: Orientation in Place and Time Key Concept: Systems Related Concept(s): Evidence and Patterns Learner Profile Trait - Open Minded
(Some) Inquiry Questions - we will address these and more during this unit:
What are the characteristics and location of the sun within our galaxy?
How do we use light to understand the universe?
How do scientists describe the components of the universe?
How is the HR Diagram used to classify stars?
How are different wavelengths of the EM spectrum used to gain information about the universe?
What evidence supports scientific theories on the origin of the universe?