Phases of the Moon

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Learning about Phases of the Moon and Eclipses:  A Guide for Teachers and Curriculum Developers (Kavanagh, Claudine; Agan, Lori; Sneider, Cary.  Astronomy Education Review, v4, n1, p19-52, 2005) http://aer.aas.org/resource/1/aerscz/v4/i1/p19_s1

 

  • What do you know about the Moon?
  • How do you think the Moon’s appearance will change over time?
    (Have students make predictions)
  • How do your observations of the Moon compare to your predictions?
    (Have students discuss and/or write their comparisons.)

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