Earth and Space
Year 1 & 2
Earth and Space for kids in Year 1 & 2 explained. Learning in Key Stage 1 Science. Learn about the sun, moon, stars and the planets in our solar system.
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The Sun, the earth and the moon
The Earth travels around the Sun. It takes 1 year (24 months, 365 days) for the earth to do this.
Learn about the Earth, Sun & Moon's orbits as you experiment with different dates and times in this fun activity.
The moon travels around the earth in the same way. It takes 28 days for the moon to circle the earth.
Learn about our planet, our only natural satellite and our nearest star.
There are 8 planets in our solar system.
Learn about the planets in our solar system and an easy way to remember them!