MT.S4. Students, through the inquiry process, demonstrate knowledge of the composition, structures, processes and interactions of Earth's systems and other objects in space.
S4.5. Describe and model the motion and tilt of earth in relation to the sun, and explain the concepts of day, night, seasons, year, and climatic changes
S4.5.gr6-8.B. Identify Earth's climate zones and their key characteristics
S4.5.gr6-8.C. Explain how Earth's tilt and revolution affects climate zones
S4.5.gr6-8.D. Explain how Montana's location on earth influences Montana's climate