We found 58 reviewed resources for winter and summer solstice
Solstice and Equinox Season ModelLesson Planet
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How can December 21 be the shortest day of the year when all days are 24 hours long? Pupils see how to build a model showing the differences between winter and summer solstices and equinoxes. Using this model, classes can then discuss...
A Time for All Seasons - SummerLesson Planet
1st - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
The sun is shining and the birds are singing, what better time to teach young learners about the fun season of summer. In this week-long science series, children learn how the rotation and orbit of the earth influence the days and...
This Phenomenon Only Happens in Hawaii ... and Cuba, Nigeria, Indonesia, Peru, Sudan, Laos and…Lesson Planet
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What do Hawaii, Nigeria, and Peru have in common? Each of these locations, plus many others, get to see the subsolar point! But, what is it? A video from a comprehensive physics playlist puts the phenomenon at the forefront by explaining...