Observation Unit



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Essential Questions for the Observation Unit:


1. What causes moon phases?


2. What causes solar and lunar eclipses?


3. What causes daily tides?


4. What causes Spring and Neap tides?


5. What causes the Seasons?


CLICK HERE TO OPEN THE STANDARDS FOR THE OBSERVATION UNIT



Blank Star Set Master to be used to practice for star set quizzes


Star Set Master - This has all of the star sets for studying purposes



USEFUL LINK

Seasons Simulator UNL
Lunar phase simulator UNL

ECLIPSE SIMULATION

MOON PHASE SIMULATION

Examining the phases of the moon from Earth and Space HOMEWORK LINK

Observing a Lunar Eclipse

Observe a Solar Eclipse

Exploring a model of Earth's yearly revolution around the Sun

Supermoon video from TIME Magazine



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