This PowerPoint (.ppt) presentation discusses how the orbits of the Moon around the Earth and both around the Sun affect use here on Earth. This includes the phases of the moon, lunar and solar eclipses, and the tides. This presentation includes hyperlinks to YouTube videos that enhance and expand the content for the students.
This presentation was created for use in a high school astronomy class. It comes with a student notesheet which consists of the same slides as the presentation with blanks for the students to fill in.
29 Slides (7 page notesheet)