October 2019

Night Sky

Explore This Issue

Listen and Read

Extend the Lesson

What Word Is It?

Videos (1)

Games (1)


Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will identify objects in the night sky, discuss the moon’s patterns, and describe ways to observe them.


Science Focus:

NGSS 1-ESS1-1. Use observations of the moon and stars to describe patterns.



SL.1.2 Discuss a video; RI.1.1 Key details; RI.1.4 Vocabulary; RF.1.3 Decode words; RI.1.8 Text evidence; W.1.1 State an opinion; W.1.2 Write informative texts; RI.1.10 Read and discuss first-grade texts