Fifth Graders' Phases of the Moon
Fifth graders learned about the phases of the moon.
~that "waxing" means getting bigger,
~thatt "waning" means getting smaller,
~that there are eight phases of the moon: new moon - waxing crescent moon - waxing half moon - waxing gibbous moon - full moon - waning gibbous moon - waning half moon, waning crescent moon.
Some students created the phases of the moon using Oreo cookies.
Their creations are in the slideshow and below. Enjoy!