This includes a PowerPoint that covers all of the Georgia Standards for S6E2. The PowerPoint includes 19 slides. Also included are the student notes that accompany the power point. The student notes are set up for students to fill out as teacher works through the PowerPoint. This is set up as a review at the end of the year or could be used to review an astronomy unit.
S6E2. Students will understand the effects of the relative positions of the earth, moon and sun.
1. Demonstrate the phases of the moon by showing the alignment of the earth, moon, and sun.
2. Explain the alignment of the earth, moon, and sun during solar and lunar eclipses.
3. Relate the tilt of the earth to the distribution of sunlight throughout the year and its
effect on climate.