Online College Courses for Credit

Earth's Rotation and Revolution

Earth's Rotation and Revolution

Author: Pamela Wilkins

Standard or objective Third Grade Reading informational text
R.I. 3.1 Determine the meaning of general academic and domain specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area.
R.I. 3.7  Use information gained from illustrations (photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of text.
Content Standards:  Third Grade Earth Science :  
4.E. Know the position of the sun in the sky changes during the course of the day and season to season.
Language standard  3.1. Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of text referring explicitly to the text a as basis for answers.  
ELA/Literacy grade 3.4 Writing Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. Develop the topic with facts, definitions, and details.

Reference for Image below:

Cretel, J. (March 4, 2013) Earth Orbit [PDF].  Retrieved from URL

See More
Fast, Free College Credit

Developing Effective Teams

Let's Ride
*No strings attached. This college course is 100% free and is worth 1 semester credit.

46 Sophia partners guarantee credit transfer.

299 Institutions have accepted or given pre-approval for credit transfer.

* The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 33 of Sophia’s online courses. Many different colleges and universities consider ACE CREDIT recommendations in determining the applicability to their course and degree programs.


Source: Retrieved from URL

Read this article about Earth by clicking on the link.

Read this article about Earth by clicking on the link.

Describe the movement of Earth, the sun, and the other planets in our solar system.

Click on the image of the Earth to write your article.

Source: Pixabay. (April, 2018) Earth [PNG]. Retrieved from URL