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Asteroids, Comets & Meteors

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Show your students that there's more than just the Sun and planets in the solar system!

Teach what asteroids, comets and meteors are with our easy to make paper models of real solar system bodies. First your students make their models, then they use them to compare them

It shows a smaller asteroid and the giant asteroid, the dwarf planet Ceres. It explains the difference between meteoroids, meteors and meteorites. Tells how comets develop their tails. It covers centaurs that are asteroids that have escaped from the Kuiper belt. They also look at where these solar bodies are found in the asteroid belt, Kuiper belt and Oort cloud.

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Perfect for use in class or for distance learning at home!

The model covers asteroids, the dwarf planet Ceres, comets, meteors, meteoroid, meteorites and centaurs.

Includes full colour Powerpoint class presentation!

Takes about 30 minutes. Dimensions (Ceres diameter): 10cm / 4in.

Download includes: class Powerpoint with instructions and colour & mono model templates

All you need: paper, scissors and tape.

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This download is licenced for unlimited use on a single site/campus only. If you intend to use it on more than one site/campus please email for pricing.

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