Spend this summer in space! Relish in the warm breezes of midsummer nights with your child this week, as you explore the wonders of the solar system. Kids will learn about the planets, discover constellations, and even build a rocket ship in this fun space activities, perfect for summer.Download all (16)
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Summer in Space
Spend this summer in space! Relish in the warm breezes of midsummer nights with your child this week, as you explore the wonders of the solar system. Kids will learn about the planets, discover constellations, and even build a rocket ship in this fun space activities, perfect for summer.
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Summer in Space Checklist
Get ready for Summer in Space during week 4 of DIY summer camp! This checklist helps your DIY camper prep for a week of outer space-themed activities.More infoDownload Worksheet
Make a Bedroom Planetarium!
Put an oatmeal box, a flashlight, and some construction paper together and you have the makings of an incredibly cool bedroom planetarium!View Full Activity
Space Vocabulary For Kids
This worksheet is a quick-reference tool of space vocabulary for kids, with an exercise to use the words properly in provided sentences.More infoDownload Worksheet
Create a CD Spaceship
Your kid will delight in creating an extraterrestrial vehicle from goods found around the house. There's no telling where her imagination will go!View Full Activity
Set Up a Solar System of Kids
This kinesthetic learning activity will help your fourth grader get a firm grasp on the immensity of the solar system.View Full Activity
Layers of the Earth Project
Turn an abstract lesson into a practical craft with the fun and colorful creation of dough earth layers!View Full Activity
What Is a Space Suit?
This informational coloring page has the answer! Your child can follow along as you read through the text, and then she can colour in the picture.More infoDownload Worksheet
Build a Rocket Ship
Building a rocket ship is a great way for kids to learn about measuring and construction. It'll fuel their creative side too!View Full Activity
Crayon Resist Painting
Show your child the solar system and let them explore the stars and space by creating a painting. It's a fun and easy way capture your child's imagination.View Full Activity
Outer Space Word Search
This space-themed word search will bring your student's vocabulary and spelling skills to stellar perfection. Next stop, NASA!More infoDownload Worksheet
Tour the Planets
This interdisciplinary card game will have your third grader working on maths facts as he travels through the solar system!View Full Activity
Space Writing Scene
Where is this rocket ship going? Where did it come from? Your child can create a story and get a step-up by using the word bank as a place to start!More infoDownload Worksheet
Make a Galaxy Mobile
Pair a planetarium visit with this fun art project that mimics the look of far-off galaxies.View Full Activity
Help your child rocket off for some high-flying fun with a jet pack you make from recycled materials and a few odds and ends.View Full Activity
Enjoy those warm spring and summer nights with your child while teaching some basic astronomy at the same time.View Full Activity