- Travel through the Solar System and create your own Solar System model
- Examine the stars, moon phases, and tools that help us learn about nature all around us- and enjoy a cosmic scavenger hunt
- Explore linguistics through space as you study conjunctions, word space, space poetry, and star myths
- Research an astronomy topic of choice and write a guided research paper as you study the skies
- Delve into the history of astronomy and some of the tools and people who have helped along the way
- Take a trip to Italy with Stella (our character of the month) and learn all about Italian maps, culture, and civilization with Geography
- Discover what happens above the staff and journey through the planets a la Holst's music
- Learn four different styles of art and try your hand at each with a unique astronomy twist
- Enrich your understanding of math in relation to space as you calculate statistics and measurements, learn about ordinal and prime numbers, and practice number recognition and counting skills
- Create a galaxy in a jar, color a giant astronomy poster, make a constellation-themed sensory bin, practice color matching, find rhyming pairs, and enhance your learning with our extensive supplemental section
- Enjoy a family read-aloud from a selection of astronomy-themed titles
The Harbor + Sprout Astronomy Unit is out of this world and sure to leave you starry-eyed!
Grab your space suits and take a journey to the stars! Astronomy is loaded with engaging activities, inspiring lessons, and resources certain to cultivate curiosity and wonder in learners and nature lovers of all ages! Here's a bit of what you'll find inside our brand new unit:
… and so much more. Click here to view all lessons and contents!
Plus, don't forget to add your Astronomy morning basket pack by Whimsy Printables with learning invitations and activities for littlest learners!
Use these morning baskets in tandem with your Astronomy unit as a lovely invitation to learn, or simply enjoy the morning basket independently in any way you see fit!
We can't wait for you to delve into your Astronomy journey! Be sure to join our Facebook Community to join the chat with other H+S families, visit our Amazon Storefront to shop our favorite Astronomy books and supplements, and follow us on Instagram @HarborandSprout to keep up with all the latest!
XO. The Harbor + Sprout Team