Our Solar System

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Standards

MD VSC:
Grade 6. Standard 2.0. Earth/Space Science: Students will use scientifi skills and natural processes to explain the chemical and physical interactions (i.e., natural forces and cycles, transfer of energy) of the environment, Earth, and the universe that occur over time.
D. Astronomy
1. Recognize that objects of our solar system are interrelated.
b. Construct  models with accurate scale tha trepresent the position of the Earth relative to the sun and other planets
c. Identify and describe the general pattern of movement of all objects in our solar system.