Pre-Apollo Activities -- Unit 1 Introduction
First page of the Pre-Apollo Activities

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Audience: Educators
Grades: 4-12


The first unit of the Exploring the Moon Educator Guide is an introduction to the moon -- how it looks from Earth, its distance from Earth and its size. The lesson plans and activities allow students to make comparisons between Earth and its only natural satellite. This section contains background information and a resource section for the three lessons: Distance to the Moon, Diameter of the Moon, and Reaping Rocks.

Pre-Apollo Activities [94KB PDF file]

This document is part of the Exploring the Moon Educator Guide.