Soaring through the Solar System: Differentiated Informational Planets Reading Passages (3 levels per planet) perfect for Grades 3-6. Common-Core aligned Vocabulary & Comprehension activities! A must have for your solar system unit!
With the recent announcement that their may be a habitable planet just 12 light-years away from Earth, the question keeps getting asked – just how far are the closest solar systems to our own planet? This graphic created by Space.com shows that – the closest stars and their accompanying solar systems – giving us a better perspective of what’s out there in the neighborhood for us to explore.