From Mr. Jacques
Solar System Resources and Activities
3D online solar system models
All about the Sun - Introduction to unit - Quick worksheet to go with it.
All about the Planets - Quick worksheet to go with it.
Seasons - Simple and child friendly
Seasons - A little less simple than previous but offers other realistic perspectives, like top down.
Seasons - Example of what you can do in the classroom with an overhead projector
Seasonal daylight - Why does Norway get sun all day in the summer and none in the winter? Short & sweet! May be more information than necessary.
The Sun - Bill Nye
Amazon Prime - The Universe Season 6, Episode 3, “How the Solar System was Made”
Amazon Prime - The Universe Season 1, Ep. 7 "The Inner Planets: Mercury & Venus"
Amazon Prime - The Universe Season 1, Ep. 11 "The Outer Planets"
Solar System Lesson for Kids - Child narrator 3:54 “Short and sweet!” Just facts with a cartoon animation.
Solar System Songs
The Planets (in our Solar System) - Upbeat and fun to sing. Just planet names and order. 2+ minutes
The Solar System Song - Ho hum! SLOW! Planets in order with added facts. 4.19 minutes
The Planet Song - Bob Dylan speed. Planets in order with a few facts. 1.35 minutes