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Space Day

Space Day

Find out how you can celebrate Space Day on the first Friday in May. Find ideas for crafts, games, and other activities.

Crafts to Make:

  • Make planets using clay.
  • Make space suits by wrapping yourself in foil and taping it in place.
  • Make space shoes by tying sponges on the bottom of your feet.
  • Build your own rocket ship control panel by using a cardboard box, foil, and other treasures laying around your house for knobs, etc.
  • Make planets out of paper plates.
  • Check out many fun, space related crafts.
  • Make your own solar system coloring book.

Other Things To Do:

  • Check out this more official Space Day Web site!
  • Play this Satellite Delay Relay race.
  • Make these Make Asteroids You Can Eat.
  • Try eating this Space Pudding just like the astronauts!
  • Make star and planet shaped cookies.
  • Eat 'space food' - buy and prepare some freeze dried food from a camping store!
  • Pretend to be an astronaut - Put on your space suit, climb in your rocket, fly to the moon, get out and walk on the moon, etc.

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