Students will know the planets in the solar system and will be able to identify the biggest body in the solar system.
5. The solar system consists of planets and other bodies that orbit the Sun in predict able paths. As a basis for understanding this concept:
a. Students know the Sun, an average star, is the central and largest body in the solar system and is composed primarily of hydrogen and helium.
b. Students know the solar system includes the planet Earth, the Moon, the Sun, eight other planets and their satellites, and smaller objects, such as asteroids and comets.
WE HAVE 8 PLANETS IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM AND THE SUN IS THE BIGGEST AND MOST CENTRAL BODY