NE.SC 4: EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCES: Students will integrate and communicate the information, concepts, principles, processes, theories, and models of Earth and Space Sciences to make connections with the natural and engineered world.
4.1. Earth in Space
8.4.1. Students will investigate and describe Earth and the solar system.
8.4.1.c. Describe the effects of gravity on Earth (tides) and the effect of gravity on objects in the solar system
Motion of Objects in the Solar System
8.4.1.b. Describe the relationship between motion of objects in the solar system and the phenomena of day, year, eclipses, phases of the Moon and seasons
Objects in the Sky and Universe
8.4.1.a. Describe the components of the solar system (the Sun, planets, moons, asteroids, comets)