So how big is the Universe?
5/6 F, with the excellent teaching skills of our Latrobe students Amy and Jacob have been getting their heads around huge numbers while we’ve been exploring space. So Misfits, what have you discovered and have you got any comparisons for us to understand?
We watched this movie from the Maths Shed.
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Below is the scale of our solar system we created in our classroom. The scale is:
One square of toilet paper is equal to 25 000 000km. Neptune went all the way into Mr Saddliers room and around the corner! Come in and check out our roof!
We also had fun with playdough, finding out about our prior knowledge, creating the solar system.