Star Evolution – 4 – Spectral Classification of Stars

This is part 4 of an 8 part session series on Star Evolution. Find Part 1 here.

By using computer animation students get knowledge about different spectral classes of stars and typical spectral lines of each spectral class. Then they explore the picture of real stellar spectra.

Age Range: 14 – 17 years
Prep. Time: Zero, if Activity 2 is done before
Lesson Time: 35 mins
Cost per activity: Printing of student’s worksheets
Includes the use of: Computer for each group of students

Teacher Guide

Student Guide

Accompanying Images

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