DK Find Out! Earth
DK

Find out amazing facts and try some quizzes all about planet Earth, from the highest mountains to the longest rivers, the deepest oceans, and the largest deserts.

Crash Course Kids: Earth's Rotation & Revolution - Episode 8.1
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks about the Earth’s rotation and revolution and how these things contribute to night and day and how Earth’s tilt gives us seasons.

Crash Course Kids: Why No Polar Pineapples - Episode 11.2
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina chats about how the tilt of the Earth makes for both prime and not-so-prime growing conditions for things like pineapples.

Crash Course Kids: Seasons and the Sun - Episode 11.1
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks about how the Earth’s tilt is responsible for Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall.

California Academy of Sciences: Kinesthetic Astronomy - Longer Days, Shorter Nights
California Academy of Sciences

This kinesthetic activity demonstrates to students that the earth’s tilt is what is responsible for shifting light patterns and the change in seasons.

California Academy of Sciences: Why Do We Have Different Seasons?
California Academy of Sciences

In this video, learn how Earth’s rotation and the angle of sunlight interact to create different seasons.