Click on topics below to find revision videos
Clip 2457 shows why we know that the Earth is a sphere.
Clip 1599 explains why we weight more on larger planets (for keystage 3)
Clip 1594 explains how the Earth’s rotation causes day and night.
Clip 1592 explains how seasons are caused by the Earth tilting on its axis and orbiting the sun
Clip 1596 explains why the moon appears to change shape in the sky.
Clip 2173 shows how the Earth’s rotation causes night and day and why the sun appears to rise in the east and set in the west.
1866 Gravity and air resistance on the Moon
BBC keystage 3 bitesize Activity is ideal revision for years 5 and 6.
This is a brilliant game which tells you everything you need to know.
You may have to install flash-there is a link on the game
Earth in Space
Copernicus-movement of Earth around Sun
Changing ideas of our solar system-Heliocentric and Geocentric
BBC Bitesize Earth Sun and Moon-old module
Youtube video by Mr. DeMaio.
Year 3 and 4 watch this to learn about the planets in our solar system.
-The phases of our moon.
Relative sizes of planets and our Sun.
The Galaxy song…not original video but warning-contains a rude word at the end!