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Moon Phases Plate- Can't find this activity on the site the picture is linked to, but am sure I could use the picture to do something similar. Would want to write something on stick indicating where the sun would be.

DON'T USE THIS WORKSHEET TO TEACH CHILDREN. IT IS WRONG. (Don't use worksheets at all, in fact.) The "Half moon" is actually a quarter moon and the "3/4 moon" is called a waxing or waning gibbous.

Chart the moon phases with your kids! Love this from Kids Activities Blog.

Phases of the moon, this helps the students understand while making this chart, what they look like. Science standards: 4. The Physical Setting, A. Universe, Grade 4: The patterns of stars in the sky stay the same, although they appear to move across the sky nightly, and different stars can be seen in different seasons.

moon plate for observations - add what the moon is doing, and what we see. for their take home moon observations

Here's another ice idea for a phases of the moon foldable.

Create Moon phases foldable. Leave off the names and have the students identify the phase after they roll the die.

So great for moon phases! I'm totally doing this! It's nice and simple for my kids, and it gets to the point!

Students use Oreo cookies to create the moon phases on a paper plate. Great

so smart!! I did phases of the moon with marshmellows, but it got very sticky! This is a great alternative!