Star constellation telescope craft

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A simple craft activity to visually see the star constellations.


-loo roll/kitchen roll inners
-cupcake cases
-elastic bands
-printed constellation document (see below)
-cocktail sticks/sharp tool


Cut out a constellation and glue it to the bottom of the cupcake case. Poke appropriate holes into the constellation.
Place the cupcake case over one end of the loo roll inner and secure with elastic/string.
Look through the other end and you will see the light through the poked out holes.
Label the constellations and share amongst the group for them to explore.


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