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Video Overview
This video is about Higgs, which are believed, to be a particle, or a set of particles, that might give others mass. >
Extension Activities

1. Standard Model

2. Electron

3. Up Quark

4. Down Quark


6. Neutron

7. Neutrino

8. Gloun

9. Photon

10. Weak Bosons

11. Graviton

12. Higgs

Alabama Course of Study


Grade 6
10.) Describe components of the universe and their relationships to each other, including stars, planets and their moons, solar systems, and galaxies.
• Identifying the impact of space exploration on innovations in technologyExamples: MRI, microwave, satellite imagery, GPS
• Mapping seasonal changes in locations of constellations in the night sky
• Describing the life cycle of a star
Example: H-R diagram

Grade 8
2.) Describe the structure of atoms, including the location of protons, neutrons, and electrons.
•  Identifying the charge of each subatomic particle
•  Identifying Democritus and Dalton as contributors to the atomic theory

3.) Determine the number of protons, neutrons, and electrons, and the mass of an element using the periodic table.
•  Locating metals, nonmetals, metalloids, and noble gases on the periodic table
•  Using data about the number of electrons in the outer shell of an atom to determine its reactivity

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