Satellites

Secondary KLA:
Science
Educational levels:
Year 7, Year 8

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Students use this resource consisting of eight slides with diagrams, written explanation and voice-over to understand that the moon is a natural satellite of the Earth and how satellites stay in orbit around the Earth. There is a two-question quiz and a summary slide.

NSW syllabus outcomes

(SC4-10PW) describes the action of unbalanced forces in everyday situations

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACSSU115) Predictable phenomena on Earth, including seasons and eclipses, are caused by the relative positions of the sun, Earth and the moon

(ACSSU118) Earth’s gravity pulls objects towards the centre of the Earth

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
ScOT topics:
Forces and energy, Gravity
File type:
text/html
Language/s:
en-AU
Author:
Intel Corporation
Publisher:
Intel Corporation
Date created:
Friday, 7 March 2008

Resource ID: 32780206-87f8-45cc-9247-0e432c86041f