St. Monica’s Elementary School
|Montreal||Canada||St. Monicaâ€™s Elementary School||45Â°28’N||73Â°38â€²W|
45:28:02 North 73:38:01 West
Shadow length: 102 cm
Sun Angle: 45.5 degrees
Calculated circumference: 40 781 km
Partner School: Princess Anne M.S., Virginia Beach
Please find included photos showing the Grade 5 students at St.Monica school in Montreal, Quebec, Canada doing their measurements in the recess yard on a fine winter spring at temperature around 0 degree Celsius, on March 22 and 23, 2006.
Our measurements of the second day were better since they were done more around 12:30 pm than 1:00 pm. as well as students taking more care in holding the meter stick vertically.