ESS1-1: SEM System Models

ESS1-1: Develop and use a model of the Earth-sun-moon system to describe the cyclic patterns of lunar phases, eclipses of the sun and moon, and seasons.

In other words… 

  1. Make an annotated model of the SEM (Sun-Earth-Moon) system
  2. Use the model to explain cyclic patterns:
    1. Constellations & the Night Sky
    2. Lunar Phases
    3. Eclipses
    4. Seasons

Learning Activities:

Formative Assessment: In class work & Think About It worksheets, chalk-art

Summative Assessments: ESS1-1 Quiz & Project Part A & B

Revisions: TBD

Rubric:

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