Grade 6 - Science

MS:Earth Science: Astronomy (Credit: 0.25)

In this unit, students learn about space exploration and the results of the recent space missions. Next, focus shifts to the components of our solar system, the life cycle of stars, and thee ways in which stars are arranged. Finally, students learn about the theories that explain the formation of the solar system and the greater universe, as well as what scientists predict will happen to the universe.