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Today we are working on The Solar System by Thomas Morabito on page 102 -107
10,000˚F ten thousand degrees Fahrenheit
900˚F = 482.22 Celsius
1,100 miles an hour = 1770. km an hour
1,200 miles per = 1931 km per hour
dwarf - small
craters cray tors
meteors me t ors
asteroids as te roids
solid so lid
Venus Vin us
carbon dioxide car bon di ox ide
Uranus U rain us
What is interesting about Mercury?
What is different about Venus?
Why is Earth able to sustain life?
Looking at the chart on page 103:
Which planet is the furthest away from the sun?
Which is the biggest planet?
What other facts can we tell from this chart?
Which "planet" is missing from the chart? Why?
Write an e-mail about an event, use the example on page 107.