Reasons for the Seasons PowerPoint

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Seasons: Reasons for the Seasons PowerPoint: This lesson on the seasons (reason for the seasons) incorporates easy to understand interactive/ animations, easy to understand analogies, and questions which keep students engaged while learning about the real reasons for the seasons.

This lesson on the seasons contains 39 slides and should run a full class period or two to teach, and contains the following Slide Titles:

All slides have pictures and or moving animations explaining the concept

         ♦ Earth & Sun Size and Distance (2 slides)
         ♦ Earth's Orbit (2 slides)
         ♦ Earth's Axis (3 slides)
         ♦ Earth Around the Sun (2 slides)
         ♦ Earth's Tilt and the Seasons (2 slides)
         ♦ Punching a basketball - Direct light analogy (2 slides)
         ♦ Light Intensity Animation (2 slides)
         ♦ Skipping stone and falling stone - Direct light analogy (3 slides)
         ♦ Direct and Indirect Light Animation (2 slides)
         ♦ Earth's Axis and the Seasons (6 slides)
         ♦ Why the sun is high, medium or low in the sky (4 slides)
         ♦ Why the Sun never rises or sets on the North/ South Pole (8 slides)

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