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The Solar System

The Solar System

The Solar System is made up of a star which we call the Sun. This Sun has eight planets which orbit around it.

The Planets are (from nearest the Sun to furthest out):

Mercury

Venus

Earth

Mars

Jupiter

Saturn

Uranus

Neptune

A handy way to remember the order of the planets is to use:
My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nachos.

The two biggest influences on Earth are

The Sun

and

The Moon

Even though it's no longer considered a planet we still can't help but love

Pluto

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