"Sun and Moon, A First Grade Exploration into the Sun, Earth and Moon" is a unit that is aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards! It contains, explorations, projects, writing pieces, worksheets, graphs, charts, observations, lesson plans, resources and printables! Take the grunt work out of lesson planning, use this unit so that you can make some great learning moments!
Day and Night Lesson
Day and Night Venn Diagram
Day and Night Worksheet
This is what I see during the day.
This is what I see at night.
My Buddy’s Shadow!
A Sunny Suncatcher!
Make a Kaleidoscope
What would you do on a sunny day?
What do you do at night?
A Question for your Shadow
Daylight Model Worksheet (sun and earth)
Daylight Hours For Michigan Chart Question Page
Sun… Fact or Opinion?
What I Learned About the Sun
Why is the Sun Important?
SUN Acrostic Poem
Good Night, Moon Lesson
Read Aloud: Goodnight Moon, by Margaret Wise Brown
Read Aloud: Moongame, By Frank Asch
Good Night, Moon Observation
Moon Movement Lesson
Read Aloud: Happy Birthday, Moon by Frank Asch
Moon Movement Observation
Moon Movement Observation Worksheet
If I Went to the Moon
I Want to Visit the Moon Because…
Things I Know About the Moon
MOON Acrostic Poem
Black/White MOON Acrostic Poem
The Changing Moon Lesson
Read Aloud: Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me by Eric Carle
4 Week Changing Moon Observation Journal
Reflection on Changing Moon Observation The Changing Moon Classroom Journal
Moon Phases Demonstration
The Sun, Earth and Moon Model
Moon…Fact or Opinion
Why Does the Moon Change Shape?
Make a New Planet
Do you Believe in Life on Other Planets?
Do You Want to be an Astronaut?
See the Stars!
Hope you enjoy the unit! Happy Teaching!