Sunspots and the Sun's Rotation

This Sunspots and the Sun's Rotation interactive also includes:

In this sun activity, students use a Sunspotter to observe the rotation of the sun by identifying the presence of sunspots and watching them rotate over time. Students calculate how many days it takes to see the sunspots they observe in order to determine the amount of time it takes for the sun to make one revolution.

70 Views 168 Downloads
Resource Details

6th - 9th
1 more...
Resource Types
3 more...
Usage Permissions
Fine Print