Science Worksheets and Study Guides Eighth Grade. Our Solar System

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Minnesota Standards

MN.8.3. Earth and Space Science
8.3.3. The Universe
8.3.3.1. The student will understand that the Earth is the third planet from the sun in a system that includes the moon, the sun, seven other planets and their moons, and smaller objects.
8.3.3.1.1. Recognize that the sun is a medium-sized star, one of billions of stars in the Milky Way galaxy, and the closest star to Earth.
8.3.3.1.4. Compare and contrast the planets and the moons of our solar system in terms of their size, location and composition.