Merrillville Community Planetarium
Bringing the Universe to the Merrillville Schools and Northwest Indiana

Sun and Earth, The


Grade Level:
2nd grade
Length (minutes):
55
Teacher Guide:
Yes
Description of Show:

This program explains how to tell time and direction by using the sun and introduces the solar system. It describes the sun as a star, the difference between planets and stars, and compares and describes the planets. It includes how the sun affects the Earth (day and night), and explains the seasons.