Science / Year 5 / Science Understanding / Earth and space sciences
Content description
The Earth is part of a system of planets orbiting around a star (the sun)
  1. identifying the planets of the solar system and comparing how long they take to orbit the sun
  2. modelling the relative size of and distance between Earth, other planets in the solar system and the sun
  3. recognising the role of the sun as a provider of energy for the Earth