Science Worksheets and Study Guides Third Grade. Earth in space

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Minnesota Academic Standards

MN.3.3. Earth and Space Science
3.3.3. The Universe
3.3.3.1. The student will understand that the sun and moon have locations and movements that can be observed and described.
3.3.3.1.1. Observe and describe the daily and seasonal changes in the position of the sun and compare observations.
3.3.3.1.2. Recognize the pattern of apparent changes in the moon's shape and position.
3.3.3.2. The student will understand that objects in the solar system are seen from Earth as points of light with distinctive patterns of motion.
3.3.3.2.2. Recognize that the Earth is one of several planets that orbit the sun, and that the moon orbits the Earth.