A group of people gathered around a bare tree with a full moon behind

Star Gazing

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Let’s go star gazing!

Let’s look at the science of stars, learn about the constellations, then make your own stars and finally read some out of this world star books. 

SCIENCE

What are stars? Find out in this video by SciShow Kids

Want to learn more about stars? National Geographic’s Stars 101 video takes a deeper look

Time to learn about the constellations 

Now make your own constellation flash cards 

CRAFTS

When out on a walk, collect some small twigs and then create these Summer Twig Stars 

A very simple foil covered star for the littles

This tissue paper star craft will brighten up any window

A simple star garland that is fun to make and beautiful

Easy Origami Stars

Reuse paper lunch bags to make this eye-catching paper bag star

BOOKS

Grab your library cards to access books on stars and constellations. 

From our catalogue, you can place a hold on these great books:

Check star themed eBooks on Overdrive

Want more? See themed days by our staff on our Daily Adventures page.