Lesson 1: What is in our solar system?

In this introduction lesson, we are going to find out what objects are in our solar system.

  • Stars
  • Planets
  • Dwarf planets
  • Moons
  • Asteroids

What are their names and positions?

Bob the alien

Lesson 2: How big is it?

In this lesson, to get a grasp of the scale of our solar system, we are going to attempt to draw it to scale.

Calculating the scale.

Firstly to the scale of the objects within, secondly to the scale of the distances between objects. I don’t think we can do both…or can we?