Science & Engineering Practices
Asking questions and defining problems
Developing and using models
Planning and carrying out investigations
Analyzing and interpreting data
Using mathematics and computational thinking
Constructing explanations and designing solutions
Disciplinary Core Ideas
MS-ESS1.A: The Universe and Its Stars
MS-ESS1.B: Earth and the Solar System
HS-ESS1.B: Earth and the Solar System
Scale, proportion, and quantity
Systems and system models
Stability and change
MS-ESS1-1. Develop and use a model of the Earth-sun-moon system to describe the cyclic patterns of lunar phases, eclipses of the sun and moon, and seasons.
HS-ESS1-4. Use mathematical or computational representations to predict the motion of orbiting objects in the solar system.