This afternoon we would like you to develop your understanding of the moon. Describe the movement of the Moon relative to the Earth.
Key Questions to consider:
Why does the moon move across the sky? Asking questions is an important part of thinking scientifically. Make a list of the questions you have about the moon. Can you find the answers?
Videos to support your learning:
Click on the 'The movement of the Moon' to learn more.
Choose your level of challenge: (See resources below)
Level 1: Complete the worksheet labelling the orbit of the moon
Level 2: Separate the statements about the Moon into two groups: True or False
Level 3: Draw and explain the movement of the moon
Using a torch ( the sun) rotate a ball ( the moon) whilst it orbits the sun and look at the shadows on the moon.