Create a Suncatcher

  • beginner
  • intermediate
  • ess1
  • low_tech
  • low_cost
CreditUniversity of Alaska Museum of the North
  • english

Make a suncatcher, inspired by images of the Sun. This activity uses melted crayons to create a beautiful piece of art that can hang in the window to let the Sun's light shine through. Watch the video to see detailed steps of the activity and get background informationon the Sun, including images of the Sun captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO).