This diagram depicts our solar system ( obviously NOT to scale ) as our very nearby star aka the sun, is only 93,000,000 miles away from Earth !! The sun is obviously gargantuan and 98% of our solar system material is in the spherical ball of nuclear fusion that is our power source for life on Earth !! This solar system as visited by voyager 1 & 2 respectively
Space Pod role play area- would be great to get a black out tent, pierce holes in the top and put through led lights as stars, or get glow in the dark stars. Should include planets. Data collection, space food, postcards home,
Google Image Result for http://astrobioloblog.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/typical-solarsystem.jpg Each planet have a circular ring round it to highlight and make them stand out. The names of the plane are texted on the solar system ring path.