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Toilet paper solar system. I know something I'm going to be doing the first week or two of school!
Students build a model of the solar system using homemade planets and the sun and toilet paper #solarsystem #planetdistance #sun
blog for solar system lesson
Solar system science: Use toilet paper to show kids the real distance between planets! Great way to drive home how vast space is.
fun teaching idea using toilet paper to represent how far away the planets are from the sun
Okay... I need to do this for our space unit!!
Planet Project, great visual representation of the planets' distances
Parts of the Plant- Notebook Ideas
Space Unit (k-2)
Pumpkin Stamp Art...using a toilet paper roll! #Halloween #preschool #crafts (repinned by Super Simple Songs)
Space Unit ideas and more!
Montessori Inspired Space Exploration Unit from Making Montessori Ours
I like this idea it can be used in many different ways to teach descriptive writing
planet distance from sun using toilet paper
Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog: Christmas Around the World
Space Unit for Kids by using toilet paper to show the distance between the planets- Teach Beside Me
Follow the highlighted link for "Things that go in Space" - sends to a good homeschool site with space and rocket themed books and lesson plans.