Park: Night and Day
This unit is mainly taught using our text.  See our curriculum sheets for additional information.

Central Questions

  • How does our planet and sun compare to other planets and solar systems.
  • How do object in the solar system move?


  • Describe the Sun, Moon, and Earth.
  • Describe the motions of the Earth and Moon around the Sun.
Lesson Plans/Units

NCREL: Moon Unit

Universe in Motion: Solar System

NASA Kids: Teacher Corner

Online Activities/Projects/Background Information


Fun Facts + Color the Sun

Surface of the Sun

Picture of the Moon's Surface

Color the Earth + Fun Facts

Picture of the Earth taken from the Moon

Picture of the Earth (North America)



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