Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12
Lesson Time: 30-60 Minutes
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Short Description: Students investigate how the density of Jupiter's moons is related to their diameter and their distance from Jupiter.
Why We Chose This Lesson
This lesson was chosen for its quality and potential alignment to Next Generation Science Standards.
Disciplinary Core Ideas
- ESS1: Earth's Place in the Universe
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- 4-Analyzing and interpreting data
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- 3-Scale, proportion and quantity
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Credit: Windows to the Universe