Phases of the Moon Unit and Activities | Lunar Cycle Lessons

Chloe Campbell
Grade Levels
3rd - 5th
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Your 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students are going to love learning about the phases of the moon and the lunar cycle with these fun and engaging lessons and activities.  This moon phases unit includes everything you need to teach about the moon and the phases of the moon.  Use the moon facts and information sheet as a teaching tool or share with your students.  Your students will love working with the moon phases in the hands-on activities.  The class favorite is always creating the phases of the moon with Oreo cookies.  It will be a lesson your students won’t soon forget!  This unit also includes a poster of the moon phases that is perfect for displaying in the classroom. 

Phases of the Moon Unit and Activities includes:

  • Moon Facts
  • Moon Phases Informational Page
  • Label the Moon Phases Activity Sheet
  • Cut and Paste Moon Phases Page (2 options)
  • Moon Phase Calendar Activity with Oreos
  • Classroom Display - Moon Phase Posters
  • Quick Reference Guides for Students (2 options)
  • 2017 Calendars with Moon Phases
  • Blank Printable Calendar for students to record what they see at night

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Total Pages
34 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 days
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