Interactive Science: How does the Earth and Moon Orbit the Sun?



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Here is a great hands-on activity for your kids to do while learning about space.

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This is a great model for your kids to put together to help them manipulate the Earth and Moon. Move the Earth so that it orbits the Sun and move the Moon to orbit the Earth. This is a fun hands on activity to add to your science studies.

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Written by Sarah

Sarah

Sarah is a wife, daughter of the King and Granola Mama to 4 children ages 16-5. She is a Charlotte Mason style homeschooler and has been homeschooling for 13 years now. She is still trying to find the balance between work and keeping a home and says she can only do it by the Grace of God, Coffee and Green Smoothies!

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