Ethan is Over the Moon!

Unit 5: Plaid Pete is Finding Earth's Place in the Universe
Lesson 7 of 13

Objective: SWBAT analyze patterns and use them to describe the Moon's movement, relative to the Earth.

Big Idea: Why do we see the moon in the night sky, and what causes it to change? Students analyze patterns in data to determine the daily changes that reveal the moon's movement in relation to the Earth and the sun.

  Print Lesson
8 teachers like this lesson
2015 05 11 13 22 23
 
1
2
3
4
5
Similar Lessons
 
Constellation Patterns
5th Grade Science » The Sun & Earth' s Patterns
Big Idea: In this lesson, students evaluate and communicate information on the apparent movement of constellations using a variety of resources: interactive star map, planisphere, videos, modeled demonstration, and online resources.
  Favorites(17)
  Resources(51)
MT
Environment: Urban
Kara Nelson
 
Solar Eclipse- Part 1
5th Grade Science » The Sun and Earth Connection
Big Idea: By creating and using pinhole viewers, students will get an opportunity to observe a partial solar eclipse while it is happening.
  Favorites(3)
  Resources(29)
Thousand Oaks, CA
Environment: Suburban
Jennifer Mutch
 
Part 1- The Structure Of Our Solar System
5th Grade Science » Out Of This World- A Journey Through Our Solar System
Big Idea: Students will create a scale model of the solar system to distinguish the distance of each planet from the sun.
  Favorites(13)
  Resources(38)
Fitchburg, MA
Environment: Urban
Carrie Boyden
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close