The Moon
Welcome to a new week! We’re going to start learning about objects in the sky - today it’s the moon.

Today’s Activities

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Engage

Listen to the story “Papa, Please Get the Moon” for Me by Eric Carle. After the story, answer these questions.

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Explore

Can you guess how many miles it is between the earth and moon? Write down your guess and then click here to find out the answer…

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moon phases

Watch this video about Phases of the Moon. Then complete this Moon Tracker worksheet.

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Scientific creations!

Try this science/art activity to check out craters on the moon.

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Get moving!

Stretch using Cosmic Kids Yoga Crescent Moon Pose!

Have fun with Go Noodle dancing on the Moon!

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make it!

Now it’s time to make Moon Dough!

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