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Fun Tools To Introduce Astronomy For Children

Updated on February 4, 2013

Astronomy For Children That Will Get Kids Interested In the Stars

Astronomy For Children is a great way to get your children interested in science. Hands on learning through experiments and being able to see things through their eyes the best way to spark a child's interest in the stars around us.

When looking for an astronomy kit for kids focus on how the child learns things best and how the projects will be done. For example if the projects will be done solely by the child the astronomy projects will need to be somewhat simple and come with easy directions. If the child will have help or has previous experience with astronomy they may be ready for a more advanced project.

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Celestron 21024 FirstScope Telescope - Astronomy For Children

This is a great first telescope for kids who dream about the stars and are excited about learning more about outer space.

Celestron 21024 FirstScope Telescope
Celestron 21024 FirstScope Telescope

The FirstScope pays tribute to Galileo Galilei and many of history’s most notable astronomers and scientists by displaying their names around the optical tube. We honor the contributions of these men and women, who brought us one step closer to understanding the universe around us.


Top Rated Astronomy For Children - Astronomy For Children

A great book for children to get there hands on the knowledge of Astronomy and find out facts, not to mention stare upon some awsome photos of stars, planets and moons.

Astronomy (DK Eyewitness Books)
Astronomy (DK Eyewitness Books)

It is one thing to read about history, but this book brings astronomy to life when reading about peoples statements when witnessing actual accounts of astronomy history. It really brings the astronomy to a whole new understanding as the history really comes off the pages and into the eyes of the children.


Best Astronomy Experiment Kit For Kids - Thames & Kosmos Astronomy Space Exploration

The best way for kids to learn about Astronomy is for hands on play. This is a great Astronomy kit for kids to be let lose with to learn all about Astronomy.

Thames & Kosmos Astronomy Space Exploration
Thames & Kosmos Astronomy Space Exploration

Launch three types of rockets

Build a telescope and star map

Model the solar system

Investigate the revolution and rotation of Earth

Find the man in the moon


Best Selling Astronomy For Children Gifts - Astronomy For Children

Fantastic Star Master Light Lighting Projector
Fantastic Star Master Light Lighting Projector

Even the smallest of future astrologists can experience the joy and appreciate the beauty of a star show that can be seen their own bedroom.

Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. Talking Telescope
Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. Talking Telescope

Fun and simple telescope that talks to the beginner interested in astronomy.

Laser Star
Laser Star

Fun shaped light show for indoors.


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