Who hasn’t gazed up at the stars and wondered about the universe beyond our own planet? Looking at the night sky has the added attraction of staying up late–a sure-fire way to sneak in a little learning with children.
For outer space week of the Smart Summer Challenge*, we saw plenty of out of this world ideas!
Here are some of the outer space crafts and activities my family did:
Some other posts from our participants and hostesses that caught my eye:
Cookies and Phases of the Moon at Teach Mama
* Recently I co-hosted the “Smart Summer Challenge” with MaryLea of Pink and Green Mama and Amy of TeachMama.
I’m moving my weekly themed “round-ups” of submissions to new posts to make them easier to find.