I love this simple way of using brads and paper to teach kiddo how the earth rotates and orbits the sun, and how the moon does, too.
Why Does the Moon Orbit Earth? | 3rd Grade Reading Comprehension Worksheet
FREEBIE: Create your own model to show how the Earth orbits the Sun while the moon travels around the Earth
Space: Model of Earth & Moon's orbit - More Time 2 Teach - TeachersPayTeachers.com
Earth and moon orbit anchor chart.
to help understand and visualize how the earth rotates on its axis and orbits around the sun, giving us day and night and the seasons, make this model, which you can manipulate to get a sense of how it all works.
What a simple way to illustrate the relationship between the Earth, Moon, and Sun. Rotation and Revolution!
This HANDS ON and INTERACTIVE science activity helps clear up misconceptions about how the EARTH and MOON orbit the SUN.
Introduction to the Moon for kids. The Moon orbits the Earth; lunar phases; and lunar and solar eclipses. First in a series of three videos.
Simple animation of the sun, earth and moon moving around each other. More videos at http://www.fearofphysics.com.