Observe the Moon

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Observe the moon with a telescope


Telescope. Clear night. Coats if cold.


1. Focus a telescope on the moon on a clear night.

2. Identify the moon's surface, brightness, and shape.

3. Discuss why the moon has the observed features.

4. Ask the YP to complete the attached diary.


  • astronomy
  • global
  • moon
  • outdoors

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