Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards
MD.2.0. Earth/Space Science: Students will use scientific skills and processes to explain the chemical and physical interactions (i.e., natural forces and cycles, transfer of energy) of the environment, Earth, and the universe that occur over time.
2.D.1. Astronomy: Observe and describe changes over time in the properties, location, and motion of celestial objects.
2.D.1.a. Identify and record observable properties of the sun, moon, and stars.
2.D.1.b. Identify and record the apparent visible changes in the shape of the moon over two months of observations.
2.D.1.c. Observe and record changes in the location of the sun and moon in the sky over time.
2.D.1.d. Describe and compare the patterns of change that occur in the sun and the moon.