15 Educational Solar Eclipse Activities

The Great American Eclipse is happening on April 8, 2024. It’s the only solar eclipse to cross the United States for the next seven years, and it’s a fantastic teachable moment. The eclipse will hit North America in Mexico and travel through northern Mexico into the United States. First, watch a video of the path of the eclipse to learn if you are in its direct path. Then, whether you’re in the path of the eclipse or not, here are 15 solar eclipse activities to get kids excited and learning.