5th Grade Science: Earth, Moon and Sun Interactions
The student knows that there are recognizable patterns in the natural world among the Sun, Earth and Moon system.
Terms in this set (19)
the condition of the atmosphere at a place for a short period of time. Day to day, week to week, or month to month.
the general weather of an area over a long period of time.
the front of an advancing mass of colder air
the front of an advancing mass of warmer air
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's surface
An extremely cold, dry biome.
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway between the North Pole and the South Pole.
An extremely dry area with little water and few plants
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surface to the atmosphere and back
The change of a liquid to a gas
The change from a gas to a liquid
Water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking into the ground.
earth has seasons because its axis is tilted at the same angle as it revolves
Direction of Sun Rise
Direction of Sun Set
Earth's rotation takes...
Earth's rotation causes...
Day and Night
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical organisms
Water found below the Earth's surface.