Spin! Day and Night

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Arctic Ocean world view, satellite imagery

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  • Classroom Activities

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Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI)

Description: 

The Moon is the reason for our 24-hour day! In this 45-minute activity, children ages 10 to 13 explore the Earth's rotation and the Moon's role.

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No

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