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Lesson Worksheet: The Sun and the Stars Science
In this worksheet, we will practice defining stars and describing the Sun, which is part of our solar system.
True or False: The Sun is a star.
What is at the center of our solar system?
- AThe Moon
- BThe Sun
- DThe Milky Way
This is a photo of the night sky.
Why do the stars look so small from Earth?
- AThey do not give out much light.
- BThey are smaller than Earth.
- CThey are very far away.
Our Sun is a star.
Complete the sentence: Our Sun looks so much bigger than the stars we see in the night sky because it is than all the other stars.
- Ccloser to Earth
Is a star made from gas, rock, or ice?
Mia is describing a celestial body.
Is she describing the Sun, the Moon, or a planet?
- AA planet
- BThe Sun
- CThe Moon
This is a photo of the Sun.
Is the Sun a star, a planet, or a moon?
- AA star
- BA moon
- CA planet
The image shows the Sun in space.
What is the Sun?
- AThe Sun is a comet.
- BThe Sun is a star.
- CThe Sun is a moon.
- DThe Sun is a planet.
Fill in the blank: Relative to other stars, the Sun is a star.
David and Amelia are discussing our Solar System. Which student is correct?
- CNeither student is correct.
Matthew is looking at the night sky. What does he observe?
- AThe stars are far away in space.
- BThe stars are close to Earth.
- CThe stars are smaller than Earth.