Science Worksheets and Study Guides Fourth Grade. Our Solar system and beyond

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Maine Learning Results

ME.D. The Physical Setting: Students understand the universal nature of matter, energy, force, and motion and identify how these relationships are exhibited in Earth Systems, in the solar system, and throughout the universe.
D.1. Universe and Solar System: Students describe the positions and apparent motions of different objects in and beyond our solar system and how these objects can be viewed from Earth.
D.1.c. Recognize that the sun is a star and is similar to other stars in the universe.
D.2. Earth: Students describe the properties of Earth's surface materials, the processes that change them, and cycles that affect the Earth.
D.2.a. Explain the effects of the rotation of Earth on the day/night cycle, and how that cycle affects local temperature.