8th Grade LAW Science Students visited by Solar Scientist

Mrs. Waheed’s 8th Grade Science LAW students were visited on Wednesday by Larry Metcalf, founder of Sunspot Solar, who completes science outreach programs in the Midlands. Mr. Metcalf is also a consultant and guest with the University of South Carolina Astronomy Department and the SC State Museum’s observatory. Mr. Metcalf brought along a telescope and a spectroscope to allow students to observe sunspots and to identify the composition of the sun. He also brought a meteorite that crashed in Argentina 4,000 years ago for students to examine.

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