Grade Level: 3-5
Lesson Time: Less Than 30 Minutes
Earth Science Missions (Earth),
Heliophysics Missions (Sun)
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Short Description: This activity is for students to do at home. When they complete it, they will have created a horizon sun calendar much like ones that were used in many Native American tribes.
Why We Chose This Lesson
This lesson was chosen for its quality and potential alignment to Next Generation Science Standards.
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Disciplinary Core Ideas
- ESS1: Earth's Place in the Universe
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- 3-Planning and carrying out investigations
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Credit: The Lawrence Hall of Science