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The Moon Over Us: Solar Eclipse

posted Oct 13, 2012, 9:14 AM by Bonnie Thurber   [ updated Oct 21, 2012, 4:54 PM ]
solar eclipse
Welcome to The Eclipse Project!
 Students learn all about the eclipse of the sun. They will make special eclipse glasses to safely view an eclipse of the sun.

In the project, students and teachers from around the world share information about the solar eclipse that happens in the southern hemisphere on November 14.  The will write about, draw, and examine webpages about solar eclipse, create webpages and discuss this information by commenting on each others web pages.

The project will run the month of November

Activity 1. Take a survey

Activity 2. Research and discuss information about a Solar Eclipse 

Activity 3. Learn about special glasses for viewing a solar eclipse

Activity 4. Create informational web pages

Activity 5. Review and comment on each others web pages.

Activity 6. Take a final survey and write a reflection