Here’s another space themed printable – 8 awesome planet flashcards with facts.
I’m a big fan of learning about space – there’s just so much we don’t yet know, and I know a lot of children love the mystery of it all too – there’s just soooo much we still have to discover!
If you want to put the planets in order starting with the closest to the sun, the order is: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune.
And if you want to do even more research, so that you can teach them more about our part of the universe, NASA have another awesome site, with a great map of the Solar System, 3D planets they can move around, and some more super facts!
If you’re little ones just love space, you may also want to check out these activities:
- Build an astronaut craft
- Build a rocket craft
- Solar system number ordering puzzle
- Planet coloring booklet
- Space line tracing sheets
What Skills Can Your Little Ones Learn And Develop?
These planet flashcards are a lovely resource to help support your little ones as they learn about space.
- Planet knowledge – these colorful fact cards will give your little learners an idea what the different planets look like and some super facts to add to their planet knowledge
- Fine motor skills – as they handle and order the flashcards
How To Prepare These Planet Flashcards With Facts
This one’s easy, first you’re going to want to download the flashcards by clicking on the download button at the bottom of the page.
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After that, you’ll need to cut them out.
All 8 planets are included
If you’d like to keep them nice then you may want to consider printing them onto card or laminating them!
That’s it, your little learners are ready to start learning more about our amazing solar system!