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Autumn Equinox

  • Colourful autumn leaves

Monday, 23 September 2019

The September or Autumn equinox was celebrated in pagan times and marks the time when daylight and darkness are equal. After this date darkness will exceed daylight.

In the classroom: Look for signs in nature that the seasons are changing. Look at leaves, What about animals? Explore what really happens in an equinox. Visit World Book Online to learn more about the equinox.

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