We found 27 resources with the concept the new moon
Eclipse Over America — Predicting Eclipses
3 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
It's easy to find out in today's world when the next eclipse will be, but what about thousands of years ago? Junior astronomers discover how the Babylonians used lunar observations to accurately predict future eclipses through an...
What Causes The Phases Of The Moon?
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover how the movement of the moon creates different views from Earth. An expert in the field explains that when the moon orbits, different parts become illuminated. The installment of the Veritasium playlist films right after a lunar...
Moon Watch: Observing the Lunar Phases with a Model
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
How do you know the moon is going broke? It's down to its last quarter. The lesson provides a more accurate way to teach lunar phases, emphasizing not only naming or understanding them, but being able to explain why they occur....
Wax On, Wane Off
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
My saying for distinguishing between a waxing moon and waning moon is, "wax on, wane off." When the moon is "turning on," or on its way to a full moon, we call it waxing. When the moon is "turning off," or on its way to a new moon, we call it waning. Your students will find this catchy, and it will help them to identify moon phases in the classroom and for the rest of their lives. Here is a collection of lessons and worksheets for learning and observing the moon phases.
Miss Selle's Science Songs - 8 Phases and I Know 'Em (LMFAO Parody)
3 mins 5th - 8th
What a fun way to learn! Middle schoolers will love this short video that teaches all about the eight phases of the moon. The video features lyrics set to a catchy tune that's sure to appeal to this age group. As the song plays, lyrics...