UNIT C: SOLAR SYSTEM
REMEMBER
COMPARATIVE
This is samaller than that

Which is larger---this or that?
Which is further from the sun ---this or that?

SUPERLATIVE
It is the smallest of all
Which one is furthest from the sun?

COPY AND COLOUR

Solar system
external image SolarSystem.gif

Remember:
"My Very Excited Monkey Just Slid Under Nico's Piano".
Colours:
Sun: Orange-fire
Mercury: Yellow;
Venus: Green
Earth: Blue
Mars: Red
Jupiter: Brown;
Saturn: dark Yellow;
Uranus: Green- bluish
Neptune: Sky blue
Pluto: Grey.

Comparing the planets:
1. Earth is closer to the sun than Pluto;
2. The largest planet is Jupiter.
3. Pluto was the coldest/furthest/smallest planet of all.

Answer the questions:
Which planet is the smallest?
P...........is the smallest planet of all.
Which is the largest?
J.............is the largest planet of all.
Which planets are larger than Uranus?
S......... and J.......... are larger than Uranus.
Seasons
(from Interactives: http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072482621/student_view0/interactives.html#)

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Day and night and other interactive (from Interactive science games: http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/revision/Science/)
Day and night