Cratering the Moon
by Tiny Space Adventures
Craters! Craters! Craters!
( on the Moon and on Earth)
teacher-led as a class OR student-led in stations
Excellent introduction to the Moon or weathering/erosion
Station 1- Reading: All About the Moon!
Station 2- Knowledge: Let's Learn All About Craters!
Station 3- Science & Math: Impact Crater Experiment
Station 4- Art: Painting the Moon
Station 5- Writing: Crater Writing!
This lesson has great background information on the moon, craters and NASA's satellites that are currently orbiting the Moon.
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Some of the Common Core State Standards for K-5 are:
RI.1.9: Identify basic similarities/differences between two texts on the same topic.
1.MD.2: Express length of an object as a whole number of length units.
W.2.2: Write information in which they name a topic supply some facts about the topic and provide some sense of closure.
Also meets Next Generation Science Standards
Recommended that you also download "Dreaming on a Moonbeam!" also available by Tiny Space Adventures; a story that compliments the Reading Station of this lesson.