Solar System Project Ideas For Kids
Are your kids interested in the planets or solar system? Solar system project is fun and educational for kids and allows them to manipulate and explore information that they do not have direct access to. Kids learn about the solar system more in-depth through projects than simply by reading books.
Phases of the Moon Flip Book
Last week we played a great Phases of the Moon card game. This week I reused the graphics for another fun activity. I designed flip book pages, so my son could make his own "animation" of the moon moving through eight phases. I handed my oldest son three copies of the pages, which he cut out using my personal paper trimmer. Even our 5-year-old got in on the action. Once the pages were all cut apart, the 9-year-old sorted them into piles. With that completed, he looked at the reference sheet…
5th Grade Space Webquest: Postcards From the Planets
In this 5th grade space Webquest, students will identify the major characteristics of each planet, and then use that information to create a series of postcards as they journey through the universe. Who needs a rocket when you can travel through space via the Internet?
DIY Constellation Projector
Like most preschool fascinations, I'm not entirely sure how it began. It might have been the Star Gazing Discovery Bottles I made last month, or the fact that they are in bed before they actually
NASA's Space Shuttle – From Top to Bottom (Infographic)
A graphical representation of NASA’s space shuttle – including orbiter structure, launch preparation and reentry, and the space shuttle fleet – at SPACE.com
CAJA LUNAR. LA LUNA Y SUS FASES - Tú me aprendes
Esta semana va de cajas y experimentos. Lo cierto es que todas estas experiencias les están gustando mucho. Con el trabajo de Guille y sus magnífico show, le estamos dedicando un buen tiempo a la LUNA. La luna es mágica y aunque Guille nos supo explicar muy bien que cambia de forma y la vemos … Sigue leyendo CAJA LUNAR. LA LUNA Y SUS FASES
Identifying Planets: Teaching Your Kids Solar System Facts - A Spectacled Owl
Solar System Facts make Identifying Planets easy for kids in this great tutorial that includes facts, worksheets and activities that your kids will love!
Spaced Out - Wrap Up
We spent the past couple weeks wrapping up our solar system theme. We had a weird week last week where school just didn't fit in it's norm...
Solar System for Kids | Woo! Jr. Kids Activities
A great set of printables to teach kids about the Solar System, including word puzzles and a mini book about the planets.
Printable Outer Space Flashcards - From ABCs to ACTs
A big part of any outer space unit study is learning all about the planets and stars in our solar system.