Construct a model sundial from paper. After this activity you will know the design, principle and orientation of a sundial, the type with a gnomon pointing towards the pole of the heavens.
Haciendo Su Propio Reloj Solar
This delightful book, designed for grades k-4, teaches kids about the sun.
Print: Download (pdf: 20 pages, 100KB)
Interactive: Play (flash, color, 502KB)
Observatorios Antiguos: Actividades Para Conocimiento Continuo
The inside cover of the folder contains a student activity meeting the National Science Standard for "Habits of Mind", Grades 6-8. It is designed to help you make connections between events in your life and the seasons of the year. One major connection relates the concept of the seasons to past observations.
Observatorios Antiguos: Actividades Para Conocimiento Continuo.
Our Sun Our Earth CD-ROM
This CD contains the Making Sun-Earth Connections resources. Included are presentations for four different grade levels in both English and Spanish. It is available within this year's Sun-Earth Day Kit. Sun-Earth Day Kit.
Siguiendo Manchas Solares
Siguiendo Manchas Solares (Tracking Sunspots) exercise, a web-based exercise in PDF format, aimed primarily at a middle and high school level audience Siguiendo Manchas Solares