The Solar System

Principia Space Diary

Activity 3.4

Explore the Solar System, learning about the weather and conditions on each one. Students will colour the planets and write weather reports and you can extend the activity to make models too.

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  • Art and Design
  • Computing
  • Design and Technology (DT)
  • English / Literacy
  • Geography
  • Primary Science / Working Scientifically

Learning Methods

  • Creative Development
  • Draw
  • Thinking Skills
  • Visual Literacy
  • Write
The Solar System

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How to draw the ISS

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PowerPoint Presentation: Exploring our Solar System  (8.97 MB pptx)

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