Moon Phases Activities | Science Digital

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Grade Levels
3rd - 5th, Homeschool
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67 + Google Slides™
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This printable AND digital resource for use with Google Classroom™ is perfect for in school or at home distance learning!

This set now includes a digital option to use with Google™ Classroom and includes easy set up directions.

Help your students understand the moon's phases with these engaging and critical thinking activities. These activities are more than just a worksheet! Close reading articles, reader reflection questions, illustration sheets, games and task cards will have your students deeply engaged in learning about the Moon, the Sun, and Eclipses.

NOTE: This pack INCLUDES the following products: Close Reading The Moon and Close Reading the Sun that can be purchased separately in my store.

Moon Close Reading Articles and Sun Close Reading Articles


  • Directions and Link to share with students using Google Classroom™
  • Organizers: KWL: The Moon and Venn Diagram: The Moon VS Earth
  • Informational Note-Taking Sheets
  • Questioning/Answer Note-Taking Sheets
  • Moon Vocabulary Match Up
  • Non-Fiction Reading Passages with Reflection Questions and Activities:

✓Visiting the Moon

✓The Phases of the Moon

✓The Sun

✓Solar Eclipse

Short Articles and Reflections:

✓Waning vs. Waxing

✓Which Moon is That?

✓What Causes Day and Night?

  • Moon Phases Match Up Illustrated Cards
  • Create your own Moon Flip Book
  • Moon Task Cards
  • Color the Moon Vocabulary Game
  • Moon Concentration Review Game
  • Teacher Suggestions
  • Answer Keys

See the preview for more a more detailed look at all this product has to offer.

Recent Feedback on this Product:

"Great resource for teaching about moon phases!"

"Amazing. It was very well organized and it flowed easily."

"I am using this to supplement my FOSS unit Earth and Sun. We need a little more and this is perfect!."

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