Why does the moon have different phases?

What are the names of the phases of the moon?

What are some interesting facts about the moon?

How often do the phases of the moon change? 

Remember:  Find out about the motion of the moon, through out the day and night!


Use the following websites to help you find information about the moon:


The Moon- Enchanted Learning  

The Earth's Moon (Windows to the Universe)

Astronomy For Kids

Pictures of the Moon

StarChild: The Moon

Thinkquest:  The Moon


Use the following websites to find out information about the phases of the moon:


Virtual Reality Moon Phase Pictures

Phases of the Moon

Moon Phases

Phases of the Moon: Zoom Astronomy

Phases of the Moon Demo

StarDate Online

Moon & Earth Phase Viewer

Interactive Moon Phases