Why were our shadows moving?

Using a fixed point to measure from each time allowed us to carryout a fair test.

Using a fixed point to measure from each time allowed us to carryout a fair test.

So what caused our shadows to change position throughout the day?

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At first we thought that it was due to the sun moving but then we remembered that it was the Earth rotating on it’s axis.

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This investigation led to some fantastic information texts that we wrote using ‘Book Creator’ on the iPads.

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