Solar System: Rotating and Revolving Teaching Special Thinkers. I would use this to teach the difference between the planets rotating and revolving. After this, I could work my way into the stars and different constellations.
Preschool Crafts for Kids*: Name Rocket Space Craft. Did this in my classroom, except the children drew the background instead of using the black construction paper and stars. My students loved this one so much that some of them came back for more!!!
"Oh.My.Gosh! I am in LOVE with this Space Unit... and I definitely want to do this "Mars" sand experiment. I think that this would be a hit in ANY classroom. I can't wait to try this, must do this when I hit the space unit next year." ~CN