Comic Strip Reasons for The Seasons
Ms. Shaffer 8th grade period 1
Hmm, it's really hot and the leaves are falling, i wonder why we have fall and its so hot?
I can help explain that.
You see, the Earth is at a 23.5 degree tilt on its axis and orbits the sun
Ohhh I get it know, the Earth rotates and orbits at a tilt and that's what causes our seasons. That's also why the opposite hemispheres have opposite seasons.
The sunlight hits the Earth in paralell sun rays, and since we are tilted when the south hemisphere is in winter, the north hemisphere is in summer because of the tilt.
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