Follow the directions below to download and access the online textbook.
Step 1: Complete the guided Stars: Cornell Notes using the online Holt textbook. Access the Holt text by going to the "Class Connect" tab at the top of the page and selecting the 8th grade text PDF file. It will download in a few minutes while you set up your notebook.
Step 2: Set-up your notebook to include the title, date, focus question, and LOS: Spectrum (pg. 91), Absorption Spectrum (91), Apparent magnitude (90), Absolute Magnitude (90). (Add LOS to your index)
"Evidence" - Classifying Stars
Step 3: Using the online textbook, scroll to page 436 to get started. Complete each area of the guided notes. Fill in blanks and be sure to answer each question thoroughly.
Step 4: Go to your BIG IDEA page 74, put a Heading:
BIG IDEA 2: Classifying Stars
Write a summary of your notes to explain the techniques and information used by scientist to identify and classify stars.