The only complete family guide and activity book for the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse. No need to be an astronomer - this full color guide is written to be approachable and non-technical. Engaging articles, art, and state-by-state eclipse maps help the family prepare for the experience of a lifetime under totality, or just enjoying a partial eclipse from the backyard. The activity pages appeal to kids of all ages, from coloring the solar system, learning the phases of the moon using Oreo cookies, to building their own eclipse viewing with little more than a cardboard box!
The guide also includes a journal and drawing section to record your eclipse experience to keep as a cherished memory.
Written by an amateur astronomer with a long career of communicating complex concepts in ways everyone can understand. The Eclipse Kit Guide is designed to be accessible to everyone, while helping you get the most out of a rare event.
A total solar eclipse is the single most astonishing natural phenomenon - don't miss the experience of a lifetime on August 21, 2017!