Making a 2 dimensional Orrery.

Unit 2: The Sun and Earth Connection
Lesson 8 of 16

Objective: SWBAT demonstrate that the moon revolves and rotates around the Earth while the Earth rotates and revolves around the Sun.

Big Idea: Creating a model orrery of the Sun, Earth and Moon will help students visualize the movement of these 3 objects in the sky and how they are the basis to understanding other patterns we observe.

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