Earth and Space Science – Daily and Seasonal Changes Have the students create their own sun dials. They can tell time from the sun and learn how people told time back in the day. you can also tie this into a social studies lesson dealing with with any culture in the past that would have used sun dials. Sun Lesson, Ideas, Sun Dial, Plates Sundial, Kids, Social Study, Paper Plates, Science, Crafts
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Do-It-Yourself Sundial~ This simple yet effective sundial was made by placing a pencil in a ball of clay. Every hour a stone was placed to mark time. The sundial in the picture goes from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Check out this fun blog post, and more at Otherwise Educating!
this was grade 1. We painted the background first. Then painted a paper plate for the center to make it POP. We looked at all sorts of real sunflowers fro inspiration of how the petals overlapped...but then went our own funky way creating a flower of our dreams! They were amazing in person.