Arts and Craft Projects

Sundial Craft

Are you aware of how the sun moves across the sky every day? Making this simple simple sundial inspired in us all sorts of scientific observations!

Sundial Craft

Supplies:

  • Paper plate
  • Straw
  • Crayons
  • Push pins
  • Pencil

Sundial Craft

Step 1: Put the number “12” on the top of the paper plate with crayon. Proceed with the rest of the numbers on a clock.

Sundial Craft

Step 2: Punch a hole in the center of the plate. Then insert the straw.

Sundial Craft

Step 3: Close to noon put the sun dial in the sun and tack it down with push pins. The straw should cast a shadow pointing to the 12.

Sundial Craft

Check through out the day and explain to the kids how the sun helps us know the time.

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