Go back to the "Teacher Area"
Find a cardboard box big enough to put your head into. (The bigger the better.)
Use a pin to make a hole in the middle of one side of the box.
- Tape a white paper onto the inside of the box on the side opposite the hole.
- Put your back to the sun. Put your head inside the box and fix the box so that the pinhole is behind you.
Move your head out of the way and let the light
from the sun come through the tiny pin hole and fall onto the piece of paper.
- The dot of light that you see from the sun will be very small unless your box is huge and the distance between pinhole and your paper screeen is large.
- At any rate, you will be able to safely view the image of the sun.
- Return to "the Sun" Page
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