Title: Solar Eclipses (K-2)

Author:  Kimberly Tran

Grade levels: K-2

Subject areas:  Astronomy, Math

Standards: 1-ESS1-1.  Use observations of the sun, moon, and stars to describe patterns that can be predicted.

Short Description:  In this project, students will be introduced to Solar Eclipses and how to view them. 

This activity blends scientific vocabulary, collaboration, creativity and artistic skills. Some students will take part in a performance of the Ada story “Robotic Telescopes: How to find cool stuff in space”. The activity then invites all students to create their own ending for the story in the form of a comic strip or drawing.