Saturn’s shining rings have led some to call it the jewel of the solar system. Students will find out how this massive planet’s heavy, gaseous atmosphere surrounds a core of rock and liquid. They will also learn how the planet was discovered and how scientists are working today to learn more about it.
Common Core Alignment:
RI.3.2. Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.