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Product Description
A short teacher background gives you an introduction to eclipses.

Several images, PowerPoint™ presentations*, and videos make it easy to introduce this topic to your students!

Model eclipses
with simple materials.

Read 2 short texts about eclipses. Choose from three reading levels in English and two levels in Spanish. The student text has been saved with color or blackline images that students can color. The student texts have been recorded for students who benefit from hearing the information.

Choose from four assessments: quick, pencil-and-paper, struggling student, and capable student.

This product could be added to unit that meets NGSS standard MS-ESS1-1♦.

Need other astronomy products? Check out eclipses, inner planets, orbits, our solar system, outer planets, phases of the moon - older students, phases of the moon - younger students, shadows, and sundials. We even have a solar system BUNDLE and a phases of the Moon BUNDLE to save you money!

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♦ MS-ESS1-1. Develop and use a model of the Earth-sun-moon system to describe the cyclic patterns of lunar phases, eclipses of the sun and moon, and seasons.
Total Pages
53 pages, 10 audio files, 4 videos, 4 Word™ documents, 2 PowerPoint™ presentations with 51
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