What Is a Sun?, 1st Edition

  • Bridget Heos
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  • ISBN-10: 162275462X
  • ISBN-13: 9781622754625
  • DDC: 523.7
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released October 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This simple guide to the sun and stars will engage readers with the fundamentals of astronomy, detailing how the heavenly bodies affect one another and how they ultimately affect us. The material covers basic science curriculum for this reading level, making it an important supplement for students who want to study independently, teachers who want to provide supplemental materials, or readers who simply want to know more about the universe. The accessible and straightforward language makes this volume and intriguing read.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Overview.
2: Star Light, Star Bright.
3: Neighbors and Twins.
4: The Sun’s Core.
5: The Sun’s Surface.
6: The Sun’s Atmosphere.
7: The Sun and the Solar System.
8: How the Sun Warms Earth.
9: The Sun from Pole to Pole.
10: The Sun and the Seasons.
11: The Sun Through Human History.
12: The Sun and the Moon.
13: The Sun: The Beginning and End.
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