Why do we have day and night? Video

Why do we have day and night? Video
Type of Resource: Video/animation

In this short video clip, Dr Tanya Hill, the Senior Curator Astronomy at the Melbourne Planetarium, explains why we experience day and night on Earth. (Museum Victoria Resource)


Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 3 > Science Understanding > Earth and Space Sciences > Earth’s rotation on its axis causes regular changes, including night and day > ACSSU048
  • Year 3 > Science as a Human Endeavour > Nature and development of science > Science involves making predictions and describing patterns and relationships > ACSHE050