Pocket Solar System

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The scale of the solar system is difficult to grasp without some sort of concrete visual; with some register tape and different-sized stickers, teach astronomers of any age just how spread out our solar system really is. Try to use stickers (or have kids draw planets) that are somewhat to scale regarding the relative size of the planets to help with the overall understanding of the concepts.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Resource Details

Grade
3rd - 8th
Subjects
Earth Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
15 mins
Instructional Strategies
Modeling
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Year
2008
Common Core