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Science Language Students Should Know And Use

Appearance
The way something looks.
Axis
A real or imaginary straight line about which something turns.
Model
A small copy of something.
Moon
A large object that revolves around Earth.
Orbit
The path followed by an object going around another object.
Revolution
Movement of one object around another object.
Rotation
To turn around a center point or axis (spinning).
Sphere
A space figure that has the shape of a round ball.

EarthMoonImage
LivingOrNotLivingImage
ForceMotionImage
GravityImage
HeatAndEnergyImage

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  2. The URL (Internet address)
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Teachers should view the Teacher Site Map to relate Sci-ber text and the USOE 3rd grade science core.


Updated October 24, 2008 by: Glen Westbroek

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