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The Moon

The Moon

Written by Edward Alan Kurtz

About the Resource:

A book in our series on the Solar System teaching about the Moon, satellite, orbits, how it was formed, characteristics of the moon, phases of the moon, and the effects of the moon on the earth, its history and culture.

For Ages: 7 to 9 years

Categories: Space and Astronomy | Science

Reading Level: Level 3 - Intermediate Readers

Interactive Features: What Is This? | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Read Along Book

Resource Grade: Grade 2

Keywords: Moon, Satellite, Orbit, Lunar Calendar, Tide, Sea of Serenity, Phases of Moon, New Moon, Waxing Crescent, First Quarter, Waxing Gibbous, Full, Waning Gibbous, Third Quarter, Waning Crescent, Eclipse



Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.1
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.2
Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.3
Describe the connection between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.4
Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 2 topic or subject area.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.6
Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.

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