This Self-Learning Module (SLM) is prepared so that you, our dear learners, can continue your studies and learn while at home. Activities, questions, directions, exercises, and discussions are carefully stated for you to understand each lesson.
Each SLM is composed of different parts. Each part shall guide you step-by-step as you discover and understand the lesson prepared for you.
Pre-tests are provided to measure your prior knowledge on lessons in each SLM. This will tell you if you need to proceed on completing this module or if you need to ask your facilitator or your teacher’s assistance for better understanding of the lesson. At the end of each module, you need to answer the post-test to self-check your learning. Answer keys are provided for each activity and test. We trust that you will be honest in using these.
Please use this module with care. Do not put unnecessary marks on any part of this SLM. Use a separate sheet of paper in answering the exercises and tests. And read the instructions carefully before performing each task.
This module contains lessons and activities that will enable you to empower your scientific mind in describing the position and length of shadows in different times of the day and explain why the position and length of the shadow changes. Enjoy, learn, and discover.
The module will focus on:
- Lesson 1: Describe the changes in the position and length of shadows in the surroundings as the position of the sun changes.
After going through this module, you are expected to be able to:
1. describe the changes in position of shadows as the position of the sun changes; and
2. describe the length of the shadows as the position of the sun changes.