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Constellation Transparency Set for astronomy and space science is a great introduction of the four most famous constellations. Easy-to-perform demonstration uses transparency sheets.

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Constellations are groups of stars in the shapes of mythical heroes, kings, queens, monsters and gods. Introduce your students to four of the most famous constellations—the Gemini Twins, Orion the Great Hunter, Leo the Lion and Ursa Major—the Great Bear. Easy-to-perform demonstration uses transparency sheets to form layers of stars on top of one another until the final shape of the constellation is revealed. An eye-catching demonstration students will be sure to love. Requires an overhead projector.

Correlation to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Science & Engineering Practices

Developing and using models

Disciplinary Core Ideas

MS-ESS1.A: The Universe and Its Stars
HS-ESS1.A: The Universe and Its Stars

Crosscutting Concepts

Systems and system models
Stability and change

Performance Expectations

MS-PS1-2: Analyze and interpret data on the properties of substances before and after the substances interact to determine if a chemical reaction has occurred.
HS-PS1-2: Construct and revise an explanation for the outcome of a simple chemical reaction based on the outermost electron states of atoms, trends in the periodic table, and knowledge of the patterns of chemical properties.