Fun in the Sun

Shopping list

For the Experiments

  • Large bowl  
  • Small glass container which will fit inside the large bowl
  • Plastic wrap
  • A small rock
  • Water
  • Dirt, salt or food colouring
  • Sundial template
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • A sharpened pencil
  • A piece of Bristol board or cardboard (optional)
  • A compass (optional)
  • Shoebox or long box with a lid
  • Aluminum foil
  • Safety pin or needle
  • White piece of paper

May we suggest...

Video

Solar Eclipses
What is a solar eclipse, and what causes it? Learn about annular, partial and total eclipses of the sun with this video.

http://ow.ly/NOyuG

Web Link

Find star charts, sundial activities and more with these online resources.

http://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/education/star-charts-activity-templates.php

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