Workshop: PREPARING FOR THE ECLIPSES - A Moon Modeling Workshop

Workshop: PREPARING FOR THE ECLIPSES - A Moon Modeling Workshop

Program Details


With two major eclipses occurring during the 2023-24 school year, it is an exciting opportunity for teachers of all ages to help their students better understand the Sun-Earth-Moon System. In this interactive 3-hour workshop expect to: 

  • Walk away with tools, resources and teaching ideas that you can use with your students before and during the October 14 (Annular) and April 8 (Total) eclipses. 
  • Learn from expert astronomer and educator Jeff Bennet and take home a copy of his children's book "Totality! An Eclipse Guide in Rhyme and Science". 
  • Practice activities that you can use with students that have them using the Science & Engineering Practice of "Modeling" to: take different viewpoints, make predictions, and make sense of the Sun-Earth-Moon System they live in.


Onsite In-Person
Saturday, September 23, 2023
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

For K-12 educators

Registration Information

COST: $45 


Certificate of hours for re-licensure available upon request

Registration is required

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