Seasons and the Sun: Crash Course Kids 11.1 by thecrashcourse: Ever wonder why we have seasons? A lot of people think it’s because the Earth gets further away from the sun in winter, and closer in the summer. But, it’s actually more interesting than that. In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks about how the Earth’s tilt is responsible for Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall. Support at: http://patreon.com/crashcourse
Earth’s Rotation & Revolution: Crash Course Kids 8.1 by thecrashcourse: So, have you ever wondered why we have seasons? Or maybe where the sun goes when it’s night time? *Hint: It doesn’t actually go anywhere* In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks about the Earth’s rotation and revolution and how these things contribute to night and day and how Earth’s tilt gives us seasons. Support at: http://patreon.com/crashcourse
This PDF includes 36 task cards to help students demonstrate mastery on predicting the sequence of events in the lunar cycle and modeling how the tilted Earth rotates on its axis causing day and night and revolves around the Sun causing changes in seasons.