St Nicholas' Primary School

World Around Us

We modelled how planets move through the system to demonstrate that planets further away from the sun have longer years.

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We used inflatables to learn about the different ways the planets and moons of the solar system move, and how these movements give us days, seasons and years.

We learned about just how big space is and used the Scale of The Universe 2 interactive tool to compare the sizes of space objects

Beginning our new space topic by establishing what we already know and discussing what we’d like to learn