This resource package provides ideas and strategies for teaching about the seasons, the Earth’s tilt and day length at different times of year.  Included are a range of activities, lesson ideas, background information, practical tips and suggested teaching strategies to address misconceptions.

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Whilst this list provides a source of information and ideas for experimental work, it is important to note that recommendations can date very quickly. Do NOT follow suggestions which conflict with current advice from CLEAPSS, SSERC or recent safety guides. eLibrary users are responsible for ensuring that any activity, including practical work, which they carry out is consistent with current regulations related to Health and Safety and that they carry an appropriate risk assessment. Further information is provided in our Health and Safety guidance.