News, information, and announcements from Mr. Trent's Classroom at Charles Ellis Montessori Academy in Savannah, Georgia.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Scaling Down the Solar System
Our solar system is so large that it is hard to understand its vastness. Today, we created a scale model of the solar system using a roll of toilet paper! Using 100 pieces, we were able to demonstrate the distances between each of the planets, the astroid belt, and Pluto.
We created a scale model of the solar system using 100 pieces of toilet paper.