Traditions of the Sun: The Sun-Earth Connection
at Chaco Culture National Historical Park
An educational children’s book that explores ancient solar practices
and modern scientific research within the historical and cultural context
of Chaco Canyon.
Developed for 4th-6th grade students, the book matches California
science education standards. The book was developed by NASA’s Sun-Earth Connection Education Forum and Ideum with assistance from the dedicated staff at Chaco Culture National Historical Park.