Day and Night

Secondary KLA:
Educational levels:
Year 7, Year 8

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Students use this resource consisting of five slides with diagrams, written explanation and voice-over to understand how the movement of the Earth causes day and night, the apparent daily movement of the Sun from east to west and the orbit of the Earth over one year. There is a two-question quiz and a summary slide.

NSW syllabus outcomes

(ST2-9ES) describes how relationships between the sun and the Earth cause regular changes

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACSSU048) Earth’s rotation on its axis causes regular changes, including night and day

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
ScOT topics:
Earth and space, Sun, Night, Rotation, Day, Earth
File type:
Intel Corporation
Intel Corporation
Date created:
Monday, 5 November 2007

Resource ID: 1951f221-5d38-4409-9cc0-daa742b5a04a