How the Earth's Tilt Causes Seasons

Resource ID#: 77019 Primary Type: Tutorial

General Information

Subject(s): Science
Grade Level(s): 8
Intended Audience: Students
Suggested Technology: Computer for Presenter, Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
Instructional Time: 21 Minute(s)
Keywords: seasons, equator, Earth, Sun, Earth's tilt
Instructional Component Type(s): Tutorial
Resource Collection: External Instructional Tutorials

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Virtual Manipulative

Seasons and Ecliptic Simulator:

  • Observe the orbit of the earth around the sun and its relationship to seasons
  • Understand the factors affecting Earth's climate
  • Observe the effect of Earth's tilt on the seasons

Type: Virtual Manipulative