Wrenshot Lane
WA16 6NW


High Legh Primary School

Earth and Space

We will begin our topic by learning about the different planets of the solar system and exploring facts about them. 



As scientists we will be:

  • describe the movement of the Earth, and other planets, relative to the Sun in the solar system
  • describe the movement of the Moon relative to the Earth
  • describe the Sun, Earth and Moon as approximately spherical bodies
  • use the idea of the Earth’s rotation to explain day and night and the apparent movement of the sun across the sky. 


Our new class book will be: