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Inflatable Solar System Set

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Bring the Solar System into your classroom with this set of inflatable planets.
£34.95 ex VAT £ 41.94 inc VAT

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Eleven colourful, jumbo sized, inflatable planets enable you to bring the Solar System straight into your classroom.

Create an intergalactic experience and use the planets to demonstrate rotation, the orbiting of the planets, revolution and the position of each planet in the Solar System. They can also be used to create a fantastic classroom display.

Each planet is made from a durable, washable plastic and a foot pump is included for easy inflation and deflation. A repair kit, hand tags and activity guide are also included.

Measurements:

  • Sun - 58cm
  • Jupiter - 36cm
  • Saturn - 28cm (with rings)
  • Neptune - 23cm
  • Uranus - 23cm
  • Venus - 19cm
  • Earth - 19cm
  • Mars - 15cm
  • Mercury - 15cm
  • Pluto - 13cm
  • Moon - 13cm
Science Curriculum Links

Year 5 - Earth and Space
  • describe the movement of the Earth, and other planets, relative to the Sun in the solar system
  • describe the movement of the Moon relative to the Earth
  • describe the Sun, Earth and Moon as approximately spherical bodies
  • use the idea of the Earth's rotation to explain day and night and the apparent movement of the sun across the sky
  • Pupils should be introduced to a model of the Sun and Earth that enables them to explain day and night.
  • Pupils should learn that the Sun is a star at the centre of our solar system and that it has eight planets: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune

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