The Moon
Shadows
The Sun
The Stars
Extra

100

The number of weeks between full moons.
What is four weeks?

100

The direction shadows always point.
What is away from the sun?

100

At noon the Sun is
What is at the highest point in the sky?

100

A group of stars that form a pattern.
What is a constellation?

100

The name of the satellite that orbits earth.
What is the Moon?

200

Why does the moon look like it shines?
What is sunlight reflects off the moon

200

The shape and direction of your shadow change during the day because
What is the sun's position changes during the day.

200

The sun's pattern is predictable. It moves
What is from east to west in the sky every day.

200

Star appear to move across the sky because...
What is Earth rotates on an axis.

200

The galaxy we live in.
What is the Milky Way?

300

The phase of the moon follows the full moon.
What is the waning gibbous?

300

Shadows are shortest
What is noon in summer

300

It is our brightest star.
What is the Sun?

300

We can not see the winter constellations in the summer because...
What is the winter constellations are on the other side of the Sun from the earth.

300

A good time to go outside and watch the stars.
What is during a new moon?

400

The phase of the moon follows the new moon.
What is the waxing cresent

400

We need___________to make a shadow
What is a source of light, an object, and an area for the light to shine on.

400

The sun changes position in the sky
What is from season to season?

400

A good place to build a telescope is
What is a mountain top.

400

One complete orbit of the moon.
What is a lunar cycle?

500

What happens to the moon when it is getting smaller.
What is waning?

500

All of these affect the lenght of a flagpole.
What is the season, the time of day, and the height of the flagpole.

500

The sun is lower in the sky in ________________so our shadows are longer.
What is winter

500

We can see the constellation ______________in the night sky in Summer.
What is Aquila?

500

Rotate and revolve
What are one year and one day?