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Exploring the Solar System: Observe the Moon

From Earth, we can look up and see the Moon with our own eyes.

DESCRIPTION

The Observe the Moon bundle includes tools, resources, and activities to help facilitators and learners observe and learn about the Moon from Earth.

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DESCRIPTION

The Observe the Moon bundle includes tools, resources, and activities to help facilitators and learners observe and learn about the Moon from Earth.

JUMP TO BROWSE RELATED RESOURCES

TRAINING VIDEOS

OBJECTIVES

BIG IDEA

From Earth, we can look up and see the Moon with our own eyes.

LEARNING GOALS

  • The Observe the Moon bundle includes tools, resources, and exercises for participants to further explore the Moon. Through these facilitated experiences, learners will zoom in on three key takeaways:

    From Earth, we can look up and see the Moon with our own eyes;

    We can observe the Moon in even greater detail by using tools, like binoculars, telescopes, and NASA spacecraft;

    We all have personal and cultural connections to the Moon.

Credits

YEAR CREATED
2020
OWNING INSTITUTION

Sciecenter, Ithaca, NY

FUNDING

This material is based upon work supported by NASA under cooperative agreement award number NNX16AC67A and 80NSSC18M0061. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

PERMISSIONS

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike 3.0 United States (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 US).
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