Science Worksheets and Study Guides Eighth Grade. Our Solar System

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Next Generation Science Standards

NGSS.MS-ESS. EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE
MS-ESS1. Earth’s Place in the Universe - Students who demonstrate understanding can:
MS-ESS1.DCI. Disciplinary Core Ideas
ESS1.B: Earth and the Solar System
ESS1.B:1. The solar system consists of the sun and a collection of objects, including planets, their moons, and asteroids that are held in orbit around the sun by its gravitational pull on them. (MS-ESS1-2), (MS-ESS1-3)
ESS1.B:3. The solar system appears to have formed from a disk of dust and gas, drawn together by gravity. (MS-ESS1-2)