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written by Andrew Fraknoi
published by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
The guide covers the scientific understanding of the Moon as a world, the appearance of the Moon, and tips for observing the Moon. It is written for educators, amateur astronomers, and anyone with an interest in the Earth's natural satellite.  It also suggests a few ways to learn more about the Moon in popular culture and historical events.

This resource list is part of a series of guides for educators from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, which is dedicated to improving the public understanding of astronomy and advancing science literacy. These materials are available online at
http://www.astrosociety.org/education.html

Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Astronomy Education
- Solar System
= The Moon
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Collection
- Reference Material
= Bibliography
Appropriate Courses Categories Ratings
- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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Educator
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Format:
text/html
Mirror:
http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/f…
Access Rights:
Free access
Restriction:
© 2009 Andrew Fraknoi
All rights resevered
Keywords:
Moon, astronomy, moon guide
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created October 18, 2009 by Bruce Mason
Record Updated:
October 4, 2012 by Lyle Barbato
Last Update
when Cataloged:
September 28, 2009
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AIP Format
A. Fraknoi, (Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 2009), WWW Document, (http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/family/resources/moonguideprint.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
A. Fraknoi, The Moon: A Resource Guide, (Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 2009), <http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/family/resources/moonguideprint.html>.
APA Format
Fraknoi, A. (2009, September 28). The Moon: A Resource Guide. Retrieved November 23, 2014, from Astronomical Society of the Pacific: http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/family/resources/moonguideprint.html
Chicago Format
Fraknoi, Andrew. The Moon: A Resource Guide. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, September 28, 2009. http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/family/resources/moonguideprint.html (accessed 23 November 2014).
MLA Format
Fraknoi, Andrew. The Moon: A Resource Guide. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2009. 28 Sep. 2009. 23 Nov. 2014 <http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/family/resources/moonguideprint.html>.
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