from a simple view of land and sky to one that recognizes Earth as a sphere in
motion within a larger universe
the topics of seasonal cycles, phases of the Moon, and the apparent motion of
describe and interpret the movement of objects in the sky; and identify pattern
and order in these movements
Some beginning questions
for SKY SCIENCE
What are some objects in space and what are they like?
How is our planet moving and how does it cause our cycles of day
and night and our distinct seasons (especially in Canada)?
What regular pattern does the moon follow?
How do we know about what is happening in space?