This Phases of the Moon lesson plan also includes:
A fascinating lesson on the phases of the moon awaits your students. First, 3rd graders take part in an in-class simulation of the phases of the moon by using a flashlight and a ball. Then, students create their own PowerPoint which shows the phases of the moon. They access websites embedded in the plan in order to gain the information needed for their PowerPoint. The PowerPoint slide templates are also included in this incredibly rich lesson.