Our study of morning and nighttime routines has led us right into starry skies and the intrigue of the moon. Why does the moon look different each night? Can anyone live on the moon? Why can you see the moon sometimes when it is light outside? Why can't you see the stars in the daytime? We have enjoyed fiction and nonfiction books about the moon and learned a lot of cool facts! AND we have been busy around the room enjoying LOTS of moon activities.
Cutting and matching moons - full moons, half moons, and crescent moons.
Using stamps and chalk to create a nighttime scene.
Creating constellations at the light table.
number recognition - creating patterns
Warming up in the tent by the campfire....under the starry sky, of course!
We talked about fiction and nonfiction books and read a nonfiction book about the earth and moon. Your girls KNEW a lot about the moon, They WONDERED some good stuff about the moon, too. Here's what we LEARNED about the moon...