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13. Making a Solar Eclipse Book: The Sun and Moon During a Solar Eclipse
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Activity in Action:

Painting the Solar Eclipse Book cover.  Note student in foreground peeling apart the sandwiched paper, revealing the front and back covers of her book.

 

Student "patting" on tempera paint while keeping some black paper showing through.  Painting a little outside the circle in various places will create magnetic loops and the Sun's corona.

 

 
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