Planets by Kim Jackson
Our world is a planet named Earth.
Nine planets move around the sun.
Our sun is not a planet.
It is a star!
Our sun gives us heat and light.
Planets close to the sun are very hot.
Planets far from the sun are very cold.
A planet named Mercury is closest to the Sun.
Mercury is hot!
A planet named Venus looks bright.
From Earth, Venus looks bright like a star!
A planet named Mars is red.
Mars has two moons!
A planet named Jupiter is very big.
Jupiter is the biggest planet.
A planet named Saturn has rings.
The rings are made of ice and rock.
A planet named Uranus also has rings.
Uranus has rings and moons!
A planet named Neptune is far away.
Neptune is almost far for us to see.
A planet named Pluto is very far away from the sun.
It is very cold there!
Pluto has one moon.