6.E.1: Understanding the Earth/Moon/Sun system. 6.E.1.1: Explaining relative motions and positions of Earth, Sun, and Moon. 6.E.1.2: Explain why Earth sustains life compared to other planets. 6.E.1.3: Summarize space explorations. Historical development. Effect on seasons.
6.E.1.1: Explaining relative motions and positions of Earth, Sun, and Moon
6.E.1.2: Explain why Earth sustains life compared to other planets
6.E.1.3: Summarize space explorations
Effect on seasons
Types of surface and atmosphere
Types of explorations
Effect on tides
Location relative to the Sun
Information gained from them
Effect on lunar phases and eclipses
A solar flare
Light, heat, energy, gravitational pull, etc.
Which type of eclipse occurs when the Moon comes between the Earth and the Sun?
A solar eclipse
The gravitational pull of the Moon
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
A lunar eclipse
The Sun’s gravitational pull
It has a larger gravitational pull
Describe the differences in seasons in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres
They experience opposite seasons