The red planet

By Gianna, Mia,and Tony

Description of Mars

Mars is the fourth planet from the sun. It got it's name the red planet from the dust. Mars has a ice caps around the side. It has a rocky surface.

Mars has two moons

Mars in the fourth planet from the Sun.

Rotation and the orbit about Mars

It takes 687 days to orbit around the sun. A day in Mars takes 24.5 hours a day. Earth's year is different from Mars.
Mars Rotation

Fun Facts about the red planet !!!!!!!!!

Mars has red dust that's how it got the nickname the red planet. Mars has two moons the names are Phobos and Deimos. The distance from the sun is 142 million miles away.
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The size of Mars

Mars is 6,800 kilometers. This planet is 4,222 miles from the sun. It is smaller than earth.