The Autumnal Equinox for the Northern Hemisphere occurs on September 22, 2017 at 1:02 PM MST. The equinox nearly balances our day and night hours.
How will your students mark this once in a year day?
Do your students use an Almanac or is that a foreign word? Thursday is a perfect time to visit The Old Farmer's Almanac website for information on the Autumnal Equinox.
Whether you use this video stand-alone or in conjunction with The Old Farmer's Almanac, the model and explanation is a great way for learners to actually 'see' how this happens.
Fall into the season with things for you and your family. Check out this site for 11 ways you can engage your family in celebrating fall.