2024 Solar Eclipse


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This resource is designed to support Maine educators in preparing for the April 8th solar eclipse. To explore the resources click on the blue banners below.

This map is interactive! Zoom in to see the path of totality for Maine or anywhere else in the country.

Eye safety is the most important part of the eclipse.  The video above will show the phases of the eclipse and share important safety information.  The links in the "viewing the solar eclipse" section of this site provide ideas and resources for safely viewing the solar eclipse.

The Solar Eclipse in Maine
Lessons and Activities
Viewing the Solar Eclipse
Saftey Considerations for School Administrators



Erik Wade
Interdisciplinary Instruction Specialist
Phone: 207-441-6193
Email: erik.wade@maine.gov