Essential Question: Why does the moon have a greater effect on the tides then the Sun?

Due to its unique geographical features, the Bay of Fundy has the largest tidal range in the world! Check out this time-lapse video:


Today in class students worked together to develop a graph using tide data for August 2012 in the Bay of Fundy. Students analyzed this graph to identify patters.  They also worked together to make connections between the Moon Phase and Tides.

This classwork assignment was submitted at the end of the period.

Home Learning: 


  • Exploravision/eCybermission projects (check websites for due dates) 

About Mr. Geary

8th grade science teacher at Julia Landon College Prep. and Leadership Academy.

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