The Saturday, Oct. 14, 2023, annular solar eclipse will cross North, Central, and South America. It will be visible in parts of the United States, Mexico, and many countries in South and Central America.
Two eclipses will take place during the 2023-2024 school year and will be visible in North America. An annular solar eclipse and a total solar eclipse. The total solar eclipse is rare in North America and won’t be viewable again until 2044. Why not take advantage of cosmic phenomena to teach science? Let’s take a look at a few available resources. Safety concerns and safety precautions appear below, as well as instructional activities, apps, and music playlists.
What is a solar eclipse? Did you know that there are four types of solar eclipses? Those eclipses include total, partial, hybrid, and annular. As NASA’s Solar System page explains: