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This object, called the Helix nebula, lies 650 light-years away in the constellation of Aquarius. Also known by the catalog number NGC 7293, it is a typical example of a class of objects...

Here is a FREE Day & Night Flip Flap Book to go along with your objects in the sky science unit. Students will write and draw about what objects they see in the sky during the day and night. Picture instructions are included to show how to make the foldable.If you like this freebie, then you'll LOVE my monthly Interactive Science Journals.Thanks for downloading!Fondly,Kristina Grantwww.thekristinagrant.comThe Kristina Grant blog

DIY Homemade Craft Telescope

Look up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s… yes, that’s a bird. And that’s a plane. When you make this telescope with your child, have fun watching for birds, planes, and other flying objects. It’s an easy craft that can change your kids’ perspective and help them focus on things around them in a different way.

This FREE 2 page sorting activity challenges young students to determine which objects they might see in the day or night sky. The simple printables can be used in a variety of ways and challenge a variety of skills, such as fine motor skills (cutting and pasting) and the ability to classify objects.