Grade 5 Solar System Unit
Enduring Understanding: While the composition of planets varies considerably, their components and the applicable laws of science are universal.
- What predictable, observable patterns occur as a result of the interaction between the Earth, Moon, and Sun?
- What causes these patterns?
- How are planets and other objects in the Solar System similar and different to Earth?
- What implication does this have for the existence and sustaining of life?
Supporting links and videos are on the Grade 5 science wiki:
NASA Apollo 8 mission image