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Let each of you look not only to his own interests,
but also to the interests of others.

Philippians 2:4

The Malala Fund

The Hunger Site

The Breast Cancer Site

The Literacy Site

The Animal Rescue Site

The Rainforest Site

The Child Health Site

The Veterans Site

The Autism Site

The Diabetes Site

Care2 make a difference



Free Kibble Kat


The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi


Day and Night

Rotation Around the Axis

Day, like a weary pilgrim,
had reached the western gate of heaven,
and Evening stooped down to unloose the
latchets of his sandal shoon

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Hands-on Lessons, Labs, & Activities
  Days and Nights Around the World - students graph the
    number of hours of daylight different latitudes receive on the 21st
    day of each month to observe patterns. It is described on my blog.
    Data for the above lesson
  Older version of the above lesson
Multimedia and Online Resources
  Interactive Animation - includes moon phases
  Another animation - from the University of Manchester
Review and Reinforcement Lessons and Activities
  Sun Cycles Review Sheet - good follow-up to Days and Nights
  Revolution/Rotation Interactive Graphic Organizer
  Graphic Organizer - fishbone organizer
  PowerPoint Warm-ups/Bell-ringers/Do-nows - a timed ppt
    for starting class. Read my blog post to see how I use these
    warm-ups as part of my start-of-class procecdure.
  Review PowerPoints - includes seasons and moon phases. Can
    be modified to include only day & night.
    Review #1
    Review #2
    Review Questions
    Vocabulary Review
  Queensland Science Teacher Resources - Cloze readings,
    crossword puzzles, and other resources to supplement the
    study of astronomy

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Check my blog to read about how I use:
Warm-up questions
Interactive graphic
Whiteboard messages