Virtual Junior Curators: Light
October 2020's theme was Light!
Explore where light comes from, why light sustains life on Earth, and how we use light
to study the universe!
At Home Activities :
The links are all PDF documents.
Create a Sundial: Explore how to tell time with the help of the Sun.
Make a Camera Obscura (Courtesy of Alaska State Museum): Investigate light and photography by building a camera obscura.
Create a Sun Print: Make your own artwork using sunlight.
Filtered Light: Discover how scientists use colored filters to study the universe.
Left to Right: Sun Print Example, Filtered Light Activity (courtesy of NISEnet).
For activities designed for kids ages 5 and under, go to our Virtual Early Explorers page.