|Subject Area||Comprehensive Science III|
|Unit of Instruction||The Solar System and the Relationship between Sun, Moon and Earth|
SC.8.E.5.3 Distinguish the hierarchical relationships between planets and other astronomical bodies relative to solar system, galaxy, and universe, including distance, size, and composition.
SC.8.E.5.9.1 Explain the impact of objects in space on each other including: the Sun on the Earth including seasons and gravitational attraction
SC.8.E.5.9.2 Explain the impact of objects in space on each other including: the Moon on the Earth, including phases, tides, and eclipses, and the relative position of each body.
SC.8.E.5.12 Summarize the effects of space exploration on the economy and culture of Florida.
SC.8.N.4.2 Explain how political, social, and economic concerns can affect science, and vice versa.
SC.8.N.4.1 Explain that science is one of the processes that can be used to inform decision making at the community, state, national, and international levels.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
• distinguish the hierarchical relationships between planets, stars, moons, asteroids, nebulae, galaxies, dwarf planets and comets in the universe by comparing distance, relative size, and general composition
Please see the assignments check list:
*Students will need their Unit 3 lesson 6, unit 5 lesson 2, and Unit 4 textbook sections for this week. These will also be posted on Edmodo.
**There is no online learning packet for this week.
Copies of the textbook sections and other supporting materials for this week can be found on the 8th grade science Edmodo page at Edmodo.com
Please see the Online Instruction information for Remind and Edmodo class codes and to access information on Edmodo.
***The weekly quiz number 7 is the only mandatory graded assignment this week.***
***Extra Credit Opportunity due by May 22. See instructions here: Solar System Model Extra Credit Opportunity
***If you have problems getting on Edmodo or other technology to complete the assignments or to take the quiz, please contact Dr. Newcomb. These assignments can be modified to be given by a Zoom meeting or by phone.***