Warm Up.. Why does the shape of the moon change?
Define and draw pictures for rotation, orbit, and revolution.
Draw orbits of Earth Moon and Sun.
Earth's Moon:Why one side always faces us.
Warm Up - Complete questions about lunar phase demonstration. Did the moon change shape? How much of the moon was illuminated by the sun during every phase? Why did the phases of the moon change?
- Complete Science Test Retakes
- Complete Notes : The Moon Earth's Satellite
- Homework: Complete "Little Flip Books" - Phases of the Moon
Warm Up: Use flip books with neighbors, Flip and Check, Can you name the phase where the moon stops. Use "Fold Out" in Packet as reference. GRADE FLIPS
Begin Lunar Eclipse. Watch 1 minute video, Brainstorm class definition. Draw picture on Flip.
Begin Lunar Eclipse Organizer. Cut out Moon, Earth & Sun, place on organizer. Simulate process.
1.What causes a lunar eclipse? Draw it and explain how it works.
2. Compare and contrast orbit, revolution, rotate, revolve.
Begin Solar Eclipse Model. Watch video clip, explain what is happening. Brainstorm Class definition. Draw picture on flip up. Cut out Solar Eclipse Organizer, Sun, Moon, Earth. Demonstrate how they work with flashlight.
Brain Pop "Lunar & Solar Eclipse"
Video on Solar Eclipse