The solar system is such a magical, mysterious thing that most kids enjoy learning about. It can be somewhat different that other science topics to teach about, because of all the different aspects that make up the solar system as a whole. Each planet has different characteristics, then there is the galaxy and the ozone layer and it goes on and on. These tools and toys are specifically made for kids to help them learn and understand all the parts of space.

These tools and toys are perfect for in a classroom, to include in a solar system lesson plan or unit study. These would also be super fun to do at home with your kids or as an independent activity.

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 Learning Resources Giant Inflatable Solar System - Grades K+ Solar System Demonstration Tool, Solar System Model, Inflatable Planets for Classroom GeoSafari Motorized Solar System Toy, STEM Toy, Solar System For Kids, Gift For Boys & Girls, Ages 8+ STEM Learning Fun with 3D Solar System Kit: Complete DIY Mobile Hanging Model, 27-Inch Long with 9 Foam Planets & Sun, 3D Solar System with Paintable Planets, Glow in the Dark Paint, Easy Instructions Color Dough Sets for Kids Ages 2-4, Planets Theme Color Dough Tool Set for Kids Ages 4-8, Color Dough Accessories Toys for Ages 5-7 Boys Girls Toddlers 14 Piece Rocket Ship Play Tent for Kids | Spaceship Toys and Forts for Boys and Girls | Imaginative Indoor and Active Outdoor Play, Games & Gifts UTKTOUKO 40Pcs Solar System Planets Toys Felt Flannel Board Story Set for Kids 3.5 Ft Preschool Early Learning Interactive Storytelling Play Kit Reusable Wall Hanging Space Toys Gift for Toddlers


 Solar System Space Kids Puzzles - 80 pcs - Large Jigsaw Floor Puzzles for Kids Ages 4-8, 3-5, 6-8, 8-10 Boys Girls - Science Educational Toys for Kids 5-7 Planets for Kids Solar System Toys Melissa & Doug Solar System Floor Puzzle (48 pcs, 2 x 3 feet) LEGO Creator 3 in 1 Space Shuttle Building Toy for Kids, Creative Gift Idea for Boys and Girls Ages 6 and Up, Build and Rebuild This Space Shuttle Toy into an Astronaut Figure or a Spaceship, 31134 Late For the Sky Space-opoly Hape Four-Stage 20 Piece Durable Wooden Rocket and Spaceship Toy for Children, L: 18.8, W: 18.8, H: 29.1 inch GeoSafari Jr. Talking Telescope STEM Toy, Preschool Science, Gift For Boys & Girls Ages 4+


Solar System tools and toys are a fantastic way to teach kids all about space plus they are out of this world fun! These are great for the classroom, homeschool or as an independent activity at home.

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Kim Staten is a mother of four children ages 20, 19, 16, and 12. Kim has taught at the preschool, kindergarten and early elementary levels for 16 years. With extensive experience working with special needs children, including her own children with special needs (Rett Syndrome, autism, anxiety, and ADHD), she creates hands-on curricula and activities that are great for working with children of all abilities in the classroom and at home. Hands-on, accessible activities are her passion. 

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