KS.4. Earth and Space Science: The student will apply process skills to explore and develop an understanding of the structure of the earth system, earth's history, and earth in the solar system.
4.3. The student will identify and classify stars, planets, and other solar system components.
4.3.1. The student compares and contrasts the characteristics of stars, planets, moons, comets, and asteroids.
4.4. The student will model motions and identify forces that explain earth phenomena.
4.4.1. The student demonstrates and models object/space/time relationships that explain phenomena such as the day, the month, the year, seasons, phases of the moon, eclipses and tides.