Pupils will be able to:
- state that it is daytime for part of the Earth facing the Sun.
- state that it is nightime for the part of the Earth facing away from the Sun.
- explain that day and night occur due to the rotation of the Earth on its axis.\
- The Earth rotates on its axis. This rotation causes day and night.
- The part of the Earth that is facing the Sun experiences daytime.
- The part of the Earth that is facing away from the Sun experiences night-time.
The Occurence of Day and Night