Solar Eclipse Teacher Resources
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What's happening to the Sun? A Solar Eclipse
Young scholars explore the concept of a solar eclipse. In this solar eclipse activity students research what a solar eclipse is after reading the book entitled Someone is Eating the Sun. Young scholars then use the program Second Life...
5th - 6th Science
Why Are Solar Eclipses Only Visible in Some Places?
Why can't we see a solar eclipse in California when they can see it in New York? Ask a scientist and discover how solar eclipses are like shadows that can only be seen if you are very near or directly under them. After viewing this...
2 mins 3rd - 8th Science
A Rare, Spectacular Total Eclipse of the Sun
According to some ancient Mesopotamians, "The sun was put to shame" during a 14th century total solar eclipse. How can the moon, which is 400 times smaller than the sun, completely cover it? This video demonstrates the answer...
4 mins 6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Total Solar Eclipse: August 11, 1999
In this writing prompt learning exercise, students learn about the date August 11, 1999 when the last total solar eclipse of the millennium crossed through many countries. Students then use pictures and words to create a diagram that...
4th - 5th English Language Arts