Toysmith 4 M Solar System Planetarium Kids can learn and understand the solar system by creating it with Toysmith 4 M Solar System Planetarium. It is a glow-in-the-dark set with sun, planets, stand, movable arms, paint strip, brush and detailed instructions. It is ideal for projects, science fairs. Why You'll Love It: Movable arms for a revolving-around-sun effect. Age: 7 to 15 years Features Glow-in-the-dark planetarium Build and paint set Comes with detailed instructions Ideal for projects Recommended Ages:7 – 15
Educational Insights Geosafari Motorized Solar System Create a spectacular planetarium and solar system with Educational Insights Geosafari Motorized Solar System. It has a Sun that shines onto nine planets which orbit around it. All rods supporting central tower and planetary rods are black in color so that they disappear in dark room to create a stunning effect. Kids can also replace the solar dome with star dome that creates a planetarium sky complete with major constellation names. It has a special 1000-hour light bulb and planetary longitude marks so the planets can be set up to their correct positions. Why You'll Love It: It's a dual educational kit that makes children understand the vastness of sky, solar system and spectacular planetarium. Age: 6 years and up Features Helps kids learn the vastness of space Represents both solar system and unique planetarium Has a central tower and planetary support rods Features planetary longitude marks for planets to be set up to their correct positions Operates on battery or an AC adapter Required Batteries: 4 C batteries (not included)
Uncle Milton Solar System In My Room With Uncle Milton Solar System In My Room, kids watch with fascination as the motorized planets orbit around the sun that actually lights up. Little aspiring scientists will can listen to the audio CD that provides a guided tour through the solar system. Why You'll Love It: The glow-in-the-dark stars and IR remote control with built-in light pointer helps kids learn about different planets and their orbiting paths. Age: 6 years and up Features Solar system with motorized planets Light-up sun Audio tour for budding scientists Auto shut-off for sleep time fun Easy to install Includes: 20-minute audio CD Batteries Required: 4 C and 2 AA batteries (not included)Recommended Ages:6 – 15
Get ready for a breathtaking trip around the solar system! Dr. Quasar, a robot, will be your guide as you ride along with a group of kids who are collecting facts on the planets, their moons, and the asteroids. As kids send postcards back to Earth, you can learn all about Jupiter's mysterious red spot, Saturn's beautiful rings, and all of Earth's fascinating neighbors in space.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 7/1/2006Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
Take a trip through the solar system and discover what¹s really up in the sky! Packed with fascinating facts about planets, comets, asteroids and more, Planets is a galaxy of fun for young astronomers...and everybody who gazes at the night sky! Create your own universe and solar system with reusable stickers of the planets, asteroids, galaxies, and comets!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 11/1/2001Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Solar System Puzzle Encourage an interest in space with the Solar System Puzzle. Kids can become familiar with the different planets of our solar system with these 300 engaging pieces. Why You'll Love It: At playtime, reach for stars. Age: 8 to 12 years Features - Teaches kids about our solar system - Durable pieces - Develops motor skills in kids - Helps in independent play, task completion and association - Fully interlocking and unique pieces - Superior quality pieces made with tools that are hand-crafted Recommended Ages:9 – 15
Born almost 5 billion years ago at the edge of the Milky Way galaxy, our Solar System is a place filled with mystery and wonder. In the last fifty years, we have learned more than ever about the farthest reaches of our world. With dramatic full-color photographs and spacecraft images, Our Solar System takes young readers on a fascinating tour of the sun, the eight planets, and their moons, plus asteroids, comets, and meteoroids. Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institution on this new, updated edition of his much admired book about the vast and mystifying part of the universe that we live in. Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 5/8/2007Pages: 72Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
EuroGraphics Kids Planets -- 100 pc. Kids will love playing with this educational jigsaw puzzle presenting the planets of the solar system. It features 100 easy-fit pieces that are also unbreakable, made from recycled board and printed with vegetable-based ink. This superior quality puzzle will delight and educate all at the same time.Product Dimensions: 14.72 (L) x 10 (W) x 2.5 (H)Age: 6 years and upRecommended Ages:6 – 15
Shure Solar System Floor Puzzle With original hand-painted artwork and detailed pieces, Shure Solar System Floor Puzzle brings kids all the fun of space. Have fun teaching children all about the solar system with this beautiful puzzle. Why You'll Love It: Blast off for a learning adventure. Age: 3 years and up Features Oversized, colorful and detailed puzzle piecesHelps children develop their association skills Solar system education Durable and glossy print Handy clear vinyl storage bag Recommended Ages:3 and up
Educational Insights Glow-in-the-dark Solar System Turn off the lights of your classroom and allow it to glow with Educational Insights Glow-in-the-Dark Solar System. It's a platform that contains the Sun and nine planets, which can be hanged over the ceiling to let kids experience the mysterious space. Why You'll Love It: Give children astronomical fun with this glowing planetarium. Age: 6 years and up Features Helps create a glowing planetarium in classroom Hanging classroom display that glows Sun and planets that glow in the dark after exposure to light Provides an ideal springboard for Earth and space science lessons Easy to assemble Teaches Earth's cosmic neighbors Brings the solar system right into your own home or classroom Includes Hangers Clear plastic line Activity guide with solar system facts Recommended Ages:6 – 10
You'll need lots of "space" to assemble this beautifully illustrated 48-piece puzzle of our solar system. 2' x 3' when assembled, the extra-thick pieces are 20% thicker than most puzzles. Its easy-clean surface keeps puzzle looking new. Dimensions: 24"L x 36"W Assembled Recommended Ages: 3+ years
Blast Off and discover the secrets of outer space! Have you ever wondered why our galaxy is called "the Milky Way," or if you could really catch a shooting star? Here's your chance to find out without ever leaving Earth. Best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis packs fascinating facts and riddles into his signature question-and-answer format. He makes exploring the solar system an out-of-this-world experience!Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/7/2004Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Cici Art Factory Wall Art- Solar System Liz Clay is the artist behind Cici Art Factory. As a graduate of Emily Carr Institute of Art & Design in Vancouver, Canada, Liz believes that little eyes deserve to see art that sparks imaginations and activates rooms. " In a world where everything is becoming digital, I believe its so important to expose children to art that has a hand-done look to it. The lines should be a little wobbly, the colours should look rich and textural, and the images imaginative." Features: This giclee canvas print uses up to 12 inks to achieve rich tonal values and colour breadth, ensuring the paint strokes look as realistic as possible The image wraps around the sides of the canvas and includes a hanging device on the reverse Arrives ready to hang Measures 35" x 22" x 1.5
Construct a solar-electric boat and five additional models using an innovative motor module that can be powered by a solar cell or batteries. Build a solar catamaran driven by a fanboat-like propeller, a windmill, airplane model, spaceship model, fan, and rocket model. Learn how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into electricity to drive the motor and move your models. Full-color, 32-page color instruction book. 40 building pieces.
Elenco Solar Powered Robot Amazing mini science kit, recycle your own soda can into a powerful solar ?Can? Motor Robot. Learn how the solar panel generates power from the sun. The kit comes with detailed instructions and is easy to assemble. This is a marvelous fun way to get younger scientists interested in solar energy and robotics. No batteries required. ?CAN? is not includedRecommended Ages:6 – 10
Build your own solar-powered models and discover how solar cells generate electricity from light. Build six solar powered models including a locomotive, single-prop plane, bulldozer, helicopter, backhoe, and twin-rotor helicopter.The special solar panel in this kit consists of three solar cells and generates 1.5 volts of electricity in bright sunlight, like a AA battery. A unique cradle holds either the solar panel or the battery, allowing you to switch out the solar panel for a AA battery (not included), depending on the strength of sunlight. You can even use the solar panel to charge up your own rechargeable AA batteries. The solar panel is positionable, so you can maximize its exposure to the sun to generate the most power.The 24-page color instruction book included in this kit gives step-by-step instructions for assembling the six model vehicles. After you have built the suggested models, you can design your own solar vehicles. Compete with your friends to see whose solar vehicle runs the fastest!The 177 building pieces included in this set are compatible with those in all Thames & Kosmos Construction Series kits, Physics Series kits, Wind Power, and Hydropower kits.Recommended Ages: 8 years & Up
Construct a solar-electric car and four additional models using an innovative motor module that can be powered by a solar cell or batteries. Build a race car that drives across the floor, a helicopter with spinning rotor blades, a windmill with spinning turbine, a jet plane, and a gyrocopter. Learn how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into electricity to drive the motor and move your models. Full-color, 32-page color instruction book. 30 building pieces.
Engino Solar Powered Machines Solar energy accounts for most of the available renewable energy on earth and has been harnessed by humans since ancient times. In our modern times we mostly need electrical energy, and photovoltaic cells are used to convert Solar energy to electric. This set includes a 1.5V solar panel which drives a variety of Models demonstrating the many different applications of Solar power. The set includes a 20-page booklet with building instructions for 8 Models.Recommended Ages:8 – 12
Solar thermal energy refers to the technology of collecting solar energy in the form of heat and making it useful, for example, by converting it into electricity or heating homes. Huge solar thermal towers are being installed in sunny places around the world to convert the sun's heat into electricity via turbines powered by hot air. With this kit, you can build your own simple solar thermal updraft towers to collect the sun's energy and use it to spin five colorful turbines. Test the solar turbines in various configurations and compare the results from two different towers. Learn about thermal updrafts and solar thermal energy.
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