Make Your Own Sundial

490.18

  • Working Principle:  Sun’s apparent motion in the sky.
  • Product Material:  EVA foam
  • Dimensions: (10 x 26) cm & ring base diameter- 10 cm
  • Age: 11 years
  • Class/Grade: 6th
  • Category: Physics
  • Resource: Teacher
SKU: PH 1034 T Category:

A sun dial is a device that tells the time of the day when there is sunlight, by the apparent position of the sun in the sky. The aim of this experiment is to make a simple sun dial.


Learning Outcomes

  1. Using this sun dial kit a student acquires knowledge of the relation between suns apparent movement and time.
  2. While executing this physics experiment a student establishes a better understanding of concepts like latitudes and longitudes.
  3. Using this sun dial kit a student acquires knowledge of the location of pole star.