September 25 2018

Solar System

Various activities to create models of the solar system

Scale Model of the Solar System

Calculate the sizes and orbits of the planets based on a given size for the Sun. Overlay your model on a map.


Sphero Solar System

Model the orbits of the planets using Sphero and coding. Activity created by Actua and X-Chem Outreach.


I really enjoyed the workshop and how much more comfortable I feel with the topic of astronomy in grade six. Please, please continue your great work! - Kari, teacher in BC