Teach constellation patterns- print, cut out the circles. punch holes in dots and tape circle to the end of a TP roll. Look through the roll to see the constellation! Shine flashlight through in dark and display constellation on a wall.
Literary Hoots: Constellations & Astronomy for Kids Observe that the patterns of stars in the sky stay the same although they appear to shift across the sky nightly, and different stars can be seen in different seasons.
Kids transform into mini Astronomers! 2 freebies from Austin Kids and Girl Start (both featured above). Stick the printable templates over a flashlight, turn off the lights, and go stargazing indoors! Also, check out Moon Phase Viewer and Cloud Viewer!
Stargazing With Kids – Free Fun Constellation Sewing Cards. Kids will have fun learning about their favorite stars and constellations with these fun sewing cards, also called lacing cards or lace-up cards.