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The Moon Over Us begins September 4, 2012

The Moon Over Us begins September 4, 2012

by Bonnie Thurber -
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Welcome to The Moon Over Us iCollaboratory Project!

The Moon Over Us is a collaboration with schools in Beijing. It will run from September 4 to October 7. After the first project we will be continuing with additional collaborations. The iCollaboratory,, is partnering with Kidlink,, for this project.
“我们上方的月亮”是一个与美国学校的合作项目。 它将从9月4日一直进行到10月7日。在第一个项目之后,我们将继续其他的合作。在这个项目中,iCollaboratory (与Kidlink(一起运作。

In the project, students aged 10-16 and their teachers from around the world share information about the moon and discuss this information by commenting on each others web pages.
这个项目让学生学习关于月球在空中的运动。在这里,来自世界各地的学生和教师分享关于月球的信息, 并且在iCollaboratory网站上讨这些信息。

If you are interested in participating in the project, please email or
如果你对参加这个项目有兴趣,请发邮件到 或

Activities in this project include:

September 4-10: Teachers and students register for Kidlink,, take a survey about the moon, and view the results.

September 11-17: Students look at the website map to find where project participants are from and take pictures of the moon once a night for five nights.

September 18-24: Students analyze pictures and compare alignment and create individual Kidlink webpages to share knowledge, experience, photos, facts and stories about moon with other students.
9月18日至24日:分析你的照片。你照片中的月亮是什么月相?它与地球和太阳是如何排列的?你还知道关于你照片中月亮的什么事情? 创建你的网页来同其他学生分享你关于月亮的知识,经历,照片,事实和故事。

September 25-30: Students and teachers view and comment on webpages by other participating students.

October 1-7: Students and teachers share what they have learned from this project.

More information or help: or 847 331 4633 before 8:00 pm CT