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The Moon

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Why does the moon change shape throughout the month? What are all those wholes on the moon? What is the moon made of? This video answers all these questions and more. Learners will discover aspects of gravity, the lunar phases, and how...
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Phases of the Moon

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders learn that the moon orbits the Earth in a predictable cycle. Each learner engages in a two-week observation of the moon. They sketch its appearance, and take note of its position in relation to objects in their yard. Some...
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Doin' The Moonwalk

For Teachers K - 2nd
If you are looking for an outstanding lesson on the Moon for your budding astronomers, look no further! This outstanding plan is full of wonderful, meaningful activities for your charges to engage in. Pupils will discover why there are...
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Travel Through The Solar System With Cool Tech Tools

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Linking to good Internet resource can be fun and educational. Students use a series of Internet sites to explore the wonders of the solar system. They rotate through 4 different stations to explore, the lesson concludes with the creation...
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Moon Watch

For Students 3rd - 8th
Learners can keep track of the phases of a moon with this lab sheet. They put the date, a sketch of the moon, and write down what phase it's in over the course of one complete phase of the moon. A great addition to an astronomy unit or a...
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Is It Just a Phase?

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students explain the phases of the moon. In this space science lesson, students use a light bulb and styrofoam spheres to simulate the moon phases. Students discuss their observations.
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The Moon

For Teachers 2nd - 4th Standards
Young scholars explore the phases of the moon. In this solar system activity, students listen to several books about the moon including The Moon Book by Gail Gibbons. Young scholars complete a KWL activity concerning the phases of the...
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Phases of the Moon

For Students 4th - 7th
In this moon phases worksheet, students learn about the different phases that the moon goes through. They then use the information the learned to answer the 9 questions in the packet. The answers are on the last page.
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The Moon

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
A very good presentation on the phases of the moon can be helpful for your young scientists. An excellent description of why there are different phases of the moon each night is included in the PowerPoint, along with illustrations that...
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Bringing the Solar System to Life

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students walk marked paths as they simulate the orbit of the planets.  In this solar system lesson, students recognize the relationship between the sun and the planets.  Students visualize how the phases of the moon are seen.
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Lunar Lollipops

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students simulate the phases of the moon using a lamp and styrofoam balls. In this lunar phases lesson, students stand around a lamp and act as Earth. They hold styrofoam balls and rotate to show the phases of the moon.
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Stop Following Me! The Lunar Phases

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students investigate the cycles of the Moon.  In this lunar lesson, students discover the relationship between the tide and lunar phases.  Students work in groups to create a model of the Moon and Earth.
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The Amazing Moon And It's Phases

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students create a poster of the phases of the moon by drawing a time line. In this phases of the moon lesson plan, students chart the moon through each phase.
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Phases of the moon

For Students 2nd - 4th
For this phases of the moon worksheet, students record in a record sheet the moon's phases over a period of several weeks. Students then answer one question.
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I'm Being Followed By a Moonshadow

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Learners explore solar and lunar eclipses and how the sun, Earth, and moon cause them.
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Chasing the Moon

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore the moon. In this moon lesson plan, students complete a WebQuest and discover the relationship between the Earth and Moon. Students observe the moon and study the different phases. After completing the WebQuest, students...
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Shine on Silvery Moon

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this moon phases worksheet, students record the shape of the moon on the recording calendar, each night, for one month. Students take part in an investigation with moon phases using an overhead projector and a beach ball. Students...
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Moon Record

For Teachers 4th - 5th
In this science worksheet, students record what shape the moon is for 15 days. The worksheet also includes a parent letter regarding the assignment.
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Birthday Moon

For Students 6th - 7th
In this science worksheet, students describe and draw what the moon looks like in four phases. Students also research about what the phase of the moon was like on the day and year they were born. Students ask their classmates and...
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Lunar Cycle

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students recognize that the eight phases of the moon repeat. In this lunar cycle lesson, students experiment to understand the phases of the moon. Students make observations and complete a "the Moon I See" worksheet.  Students record on...
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How Does the Moon Move?

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this moon activity, students will fill in the blank of 6 statements relating to how the moon rotates around the Earth including the phases of the moon.
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Stellar Lunar Curriculum

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students engage in a lesson about the moon and three different constellations. They conduct research using a variety of resources. The teacher leads the class with demonstrations and discussion groups. The research is also guided using...
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Moon Munching

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students design the phases of the moon using Nilla Wafer cookies. Each student will keep a record of the phases of the moon by tacing the cookie pattern. The moon phases they are demonstrating are gibbous, waxing, waning and crescent.
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The Phases of the Moon

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students sketch the different phases of the moon after exploring them on an internet program. In this moon phases lesson plan, students discuss how the Sun, Earth, and Moon are related.