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ERIC Number: ED449012
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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1, 2, 3--the Moon and Me [Videotapes and Teacher's Guide with Activities for Math and Science, Grades 4-8].
Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, Honolulu, HI.; Education Service District 101, Spokane, WA.
This set of six videotapes and a teacher's guide follows an interdisciplinary approach and integrates science, mathematics, and writing. The teacher's guide accompanies the videotapes. Six lessons include: (1) "Rotation Duration," which explores the time that it takes for the Moon to go around the Earth and studies the common Moon phases; (2) "It's Just a Phase," which investigates how common moon phases occur; (3) "Wax On, Wane Off," which explores the Moon phases of waxing, waning, crescent, and gibbous; (4) "Me and My Shadow," which studies the reasons for the occurrence of lunar and solar eclipses; (5) "Rise and Shine," which investigates the variations in Moon rising and setting times; and (6) "By the Light of the Moon," which explores cultural beliefs and practices determined by the Moon. (YDS)
Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, 1099 Alakea Street, 25th Floor, Honolulu, HI 96813-4513 (Six twenty-minute videotapes and teacher's guide, $120). Tel: 808-441-1300.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, Honolulu, HI.; Education Service District 101, Spokane, WA.