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This post is full of lesson plan ideas for teaching about Earth's rotation and revolution in the solar system. Students will create models using various objects as well as their bodies, sing songs, and watch video clips. Also get suggestions for worksheets, foldables, and activities.

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Monique Anderson
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Earth, moon, and sun activities for 3rd-grade and 4th-grade Do you teach Earth’s cycles in science? In third-grade in Virginia, one of our science units we teach students about the revolution of the Earth around the sun, moon phases, Earth’s rotation, and tides. Some of these can be fairly abstract concepts for an 8-9-year-old, so […]

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Gori Shah
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While in our solar system unit, we discussed how Earth would revolve and rotate around the sun. I would often try to explain how the Earth’s axial tilt and revolution around the sun determined our seasons, while Earth’s rotation is what gives us day and night. My students needed some clarification regarding the reasons for ... Read more

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Maria Glazener