Name: Haley VandeMerwe
Title: "I see the Moon and the Moon Sees Me..."
Summary:This lesson consists of 6th graders learning about the moon and its phases. They will work in small groups to learn the phases together, and why the moon has the phases.
Primary Core Objective:Standard 1
Students will understand that the appearance of the moon changes in a predictable cycle as it orbits Earth and as Earth rotates on its axis
Explain patterns of changes in the appearance of the moon as it orbits Earth.
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For the students who finish early, they will be able to use the computers and look up fun facts and pictures of the Moon to put on the class blog.
I will know my students have learned the concept I am teaching because they will be able to fill in a chart of the moon phases with the respective names. They will turn in this sheet and not miss more than three points.