This week we will answer the following questions:
1. How is the solar system organized and what are the forces that affect it?
2. How are the outer planets different from the inner planets?
3. What is the difference between weight and mass?
Vocabulary: space, solar system, stars, planets, inner planets, outer planets, Galilean moons, galaxy, comets, asteroids, meteors, meteorites, gravity, gaseous, terrestrial, revolve, orbit, atmosphere
6.11A: describe the physical properties, locations, and movements of the Sun, planets, Galilean moons, meteors, asteroids, and comets