Visitors create a scaled model of the Solar System using a long piece of paper, such as receipt paper, to understand the distances of objects in space.
|Hints for uses in your library||Consider having this activity out on the day of the Annular or Total Eclipses for visitors to explore the size of our Solar System.|
|Related Links||NASA Space Place: Solar System|
|Originating Source||Night Sky Network|
[Suggest a book]
|Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of our Solar System and Beyond by David Aguilar, Christine Pullima, and Patricia Daniels|