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Create a working, somewhat to scale, model of the Solar System w/ Sphero.

Create a working, somewhat to scale, model of the Solar System w/ Sphero.

this includes the dwarf planets. this is awesome. this is what all the "but what about pluto?!!?!!" are missing                                                                                                                                                                                 More

4 new planets that I never knew about. Solar System Information Chart - Fast Facts about our Sun and the 8 planets plus the 5 "dwarf planets" Ceres, Pluto, Makemake, Haumea and Eris

How Big is our Solar System

How Big is our Solar System? Check out this awesome infographic and see how far away each planet is from the Sun and how long it would take to travel there!

Solar system cutouts and two great solar system model activities

Printed these on card stock and then glued magnets to back. Used them at stations as pieces to earn as answered questions correctly about the planets. When done students had complete solar system to keep.

Solar System Facts Infographic - clean, clear, and bright. Could be printed and used for poster in classroom.

The Solar System consists of the Sun and the astronomical objects gravitationally bound in orbit around it, all of which formed from the collapse of a giant molecular cloud approximately billion years ago. of the system’s mass is in the Sun.