The Moon Activity Posts

By Laura Hospitál
We just covered the phases of the Moon, with tides as our next topic of study. It occurred to me that the http://www.perkinselearning.org/accessible-... read more
By Laura Hospitál
This activity occurred to me as I was using globes for my students to teach space science concepts.  Some of the globes I had borrowed from our... read more
By Laura Hospitál
As I was contemplating how to describe why we only view one side of the Moon, this simple model came to my mind.  Students work in groups of two to... read more
By Laura Hospitál
This activity is designed to be used in conjunction with other Moon Phases activites on this site.  It should follow the Moon Phases Tactile Graphic... read more
By Laura Hospitál
This interactive model allows the student to manipulate the position of the Moon as it revolves around the Earth in order to understand the... read more
By Laura Hospitál
This tactile graphic is very easy to make and has worked well with my students.  I am unsure of who originally designed the model. Use this model to... read more
By Laura Hospitál
Students with visual impairment are often presented with tactile graphics to represent the phases of the Moon.  This activity can act as a supplement... read more