Model Solar System

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To create a 3D model of a solar system using foam balls


Foam balls various sizes, Paints, Garden canes and images of solar system


Paint and decorate the balls to look like planets and stars and join them together from the sun creating a solar system.
While you have the solar system also explain about the effects the moon has on the earths tides using the tiny planets as aids.



Badge Links

  • Astronomer - Descriptions
  • Astronomer - Tides