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Sandfield Close Primary School

Sun Shadows

Creating a stick shadow and investigating how the sun appears to move. 

On 21st June it was the Summer solstice - daylight hours were at their longest and night-time / dark hours were at their shortest, the day is always 24 hours.

Watch a short video here about sunlight on the Earth https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/z6fnvcw

Sandfield were  Citizen Scientists and added what they found out to the National Schools' Observatory and Royal Astronomical Society https://www.schoolsobservatory.org/solstick