Montessori-Inspired Moon Activities

LOVE these Montessori-type activities for space unit

The Homeschool Den: Phases of the Moon Activity: Homemade Oreo Cookie Recipe (Yum!!)

moon journal

Help young children discover why there are craters on the moon with this simple science experiment--great for science fairs

10 ways to learn about the moon is the perfect activity for kids during the summer when the days are longer! Gotta pin this for later - especially for when there is a full moon like tonight!!

phases of the moon

Students got to paint their moon with a mixture of white paint and flour. To complete the moon, they added "craters" using the lid of a water bottle! So much fun and SO cute!

Free! Phases of the Moon {With Oreo Cookies!}

Ice cube trays

HowStuffWorks "Moon Phases". I like that it actually shows the Sun's shadow so students can understand how this works!

Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational: Phases of the Moon Flip Book

FREEBIE: Create your own model to show how the Earth orbits the Sun while the moon travels around the Earth

Places to find free printables for Montessori homeschools, preschools, and co-ops along with ways to use printables to create Montessori-inspired activities.

{ Printable Moon Phase Craft/Activity } from Learn Create Love

15+ Moon Activities for Kids: science activities, crafts, sensory play, and book lists!

Montessori Monday – Montessori-Inspired Astronomy Units

ABCs of Montessori - LOTS AND LOTS of links to Montessori-inspired principles, techniques, and activities for home or school

Tons of Moon Activities

Montessori activity trays at AlenaSani homeschool and early education supply store.

Learning the Moon's Phases Worksheet. This work sheet is a visual tool to help students understand what the different phases of the moon look like in the sky.