Chris Michaels Visits Meadowview Elementary School

A man standing in front of projected image.Chris Michaels visited Meadowview Elementary school on Thursday, August 17, 2017. He talked to the second grade class about the solar eclipse which occurred on August 21, 2017. Mr. Michaels is the weekend evening meteorologist at News 5 WCYB.

He came from North Carolina State University, where he got his Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology. Mr. Michaels used various graphics and web resources to display and explain what occurs during a solar eclipse. He also addressed safety concerns, and answered questions from many curious children. MES second grade would like to thank Mr. Michaels for his visit and all the wonderful information provided. On August 21, 2017, all Meadowview Elementary students were provided with special glasses for safety, and the whole school was able to view the historic event.

Contact Person: 
Amy Thacker