.Worlds of the Solar System- Make a Scale Model
Use a set of scaled balls and beads to show the relative sizes of the planets, the Moon,
Ceres, and Pluto to each other and to the Sun. This permanent model can be used over
and over again in many ways. Handout included.
Activity Video: See it in action
Download Worlds of the Solar System Activity
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Download a banner of the Sun to the scale of this model.
Images of the objects in the Solar System
The Pocket Solar System activity scales the planets' orbits
Use this PowerPoint to explore the Solar System
Find out where to look for planets with Star Maps
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