Solar Eclipse 2017!
Surely to be a highlight of the school year was the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. For more information, refer to one of the websites listed below.
Science Friday: Five Ways to View the Eclipse
Science Friday: The Great American Eclipse
San Francisco Exploratorium
National Park Service Junior Ranger Eclipse Explorer
NPR: Watching the Eclipse Safely
PBS Learning Media: Solar Eclipse Animation
How Eclipses Changed History (video)
ExploreLearning Interactive Gizmos (free account, search "Eclipse")
Mystery Science - free multi-media lesson
Local Viewing Events were held at several locations.
Stanislaus County Library (Join other folks on the Modesto Library steps from 9:45 - 10:45)
Great Valley Museum (safe telescope viewing and Planetarium shows for a fee)
Modesto Bee Article regarding viewing at MJC / Great Valley Museum.
Eclipse Memories: our families submitted photos to share their eclipse activities. Mouse over each one to read about it.