Illinois Standards. The Sun is a large, hot ball of gas. It is a star. The Sun gives Earth light and heat. Living things need the Sun to live! The sun’s rays shine on the moon at night. This makes the moon bright! The Earth is the third planet from Sun. As the Earth moves around the Sun it turns. This rotation causes night and day here on Earth.
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The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
IL.12. Concepts and Principles: Understand the fundamental concepts, principles and interconnections of the life, physical and earth/space sciences.
12.F. Know and apply concepts that explain the composition and structure of the universe and Earth's place in it.
12.F.1a. Identify and describe characteristics of the sun, Earth and moon as familiar objects in the solar system.
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