Science Worksheets and Study Guides Eighth Grade. Stars, Galaxies and the Universe

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Next Generation Science Standards

NGSS.MS-ESS. EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE
MS-ESS1. Earth’s Place in the Universe - Students who demonstrate understanding can:
MS-ESS1.CETS. Connections to Engineering, Technology, and Applications of Science
MS-ESS1.CETS.1. Interdependence of Science, Engineering, and Technology
MS-ESS1.CETS.1.1. Engineering advances have led to important discoveries in virtually every field of science and scientific discoveries have led to the development of entire industries and engineered systems.
MS-ESS1.DCI. Disciplinary Core Ideas
ESS1.A: The Universe and Its Stars
ESS1.A:2. Earth and its solar system are part of the Milky Way galaxy, which is one of many galaxies in the universe. (MS-ESS1-2)
NGSS.MS-PS. PHYSICAL SCIENCE
MS-PS3. Energy - Students who demonstrate understanding can:
MS-PS3.DCI. Disciplinary Core Ideas
PS3.A: Definitions of Energy
PS3.A:2. A system of objects may also contain stored (potential) energy, depending on their relative positions. (MS-PS3-2)