Learn about the spring and fall equinox. Find out why day and night are equal on those days. Learn about equinox traditions and rituals. Learn whether the statement about being able to balance an egg on its end during the equinox is true. Includes photographs, images, quiz, and an animation. There are links to eThemes resources on seasons.
Find out what the word equinox means and when the fall and spring equinoxes occur. Click on images to enlarge them and switch between difficulty levels by clicking buttons "Beginner" or "Advanced" at the top.
Find out which constellation the sun can be found during the vernal equinox. Learn what words "Vernal" and "Equinox" mean. Scroll down the page and click on the "Autumnal Equinox" to learn what changes Earth undergoes during fall. Includes a table of equinoxes up to 2010. NOTE: This site contains sponsored links.
These websites are about the earth's seasons and why they occur. There are animations, worksheets, interactive quizzes, and lesson plans. One site allows you to send seasonal e-Cards to your friends. Includes links to eThemes on winter, spring, summer, and autumn.
These websites include information about why tree leaves change colors in Autumn. The different webpages include explanations for elementary school students up to high school students. There are animations, lesson plans, games, and more. Includes links to eThemes resources on autumn crafts and activities, trees, and the fall harvest.