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MS-ESS1 Earth’s Place in the Universe

MS-ESS1 Earth’s Place in the Universe

Author: Vuthanak Nang

ESS1.B: Earth and the Solar System

Alternative Discipline Specific Course

Grade Six – Earth and Space Sciences

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) ***Supplemental DCI PS2.B

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Today in class you will be making your own solar systems. Please use this resource and links to help you in helping you with your model of the solar systems.  

What is the solar system?

In your table group, you will be talking about the question, " What is the solar system?" Each student will have to give at lest one answer to this question. Then each students will have to write their own paragraph on the question. All writing will have to be turned in one their One Note under class alignment 10/26/18.