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Build a Solar System
In this activity, learners make a scale model of the Solar System and learn the real definition of "space." Learners use the online calculator to create an appropriate scale to use as a basis for thei
Giant Museum: Create a Scale Model
In this activity, learners will predict the size of a giant scale model of a comb or other rectangular object, then make one. If you tripled the size of a dollar bill, could you sit on it?
In this space science activity, learners work together to create a human-powered orrery to model the movements of the four inner planets.
Our Place in Our Galaxy
In this fun and simple hands-on astronomy activity, learners construct a model of our place in the Milky Way Galaxy and the distribution of stars, with a quarter and some birdseed.
Make a Model of a Home Made From Shipping Containers
In this activity, learners watch a video to learn about a couple who built a home out of shipping containers in Brooklyn, New York.