We have been learning how shadows are created when light is blocked.
Shadows form on the opposite side to a light source because light travels in straight lines.
As it has been a clear, sunny day, we have been tracing the shadow of one person in the same place at four different points throughout the day. Here are some photos and also a table.
What has happened to the length of the shadow throughout the day?
Try to explain why the shadow changed using the information at the start of this Blog post.
A table to show the length of the shadow through the day: