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Animation showing the geometry of the Earth and sun over the course of a year, demonstrating how seasons occur. Students can adjust the month view, add labels and stop animation at any point.View full description
Strand: 2. Earth and Space
Strand unit: 4. Model of Earth-Sun-Moon System
Suggestions for use: Assign students to groups to explore the driving question "What causes seasons?". In their groups, they can use the animation her as a clue to their problem solving.
Key Skills: Communicating Managing Information and Thinking Working with Others
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