Glow-in-the-Dark Solar System
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The solar system—on your ceiling!

The solar system—on your ceiling!

Item #5236  | Ages 6-11
$21.99
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Create a glowing planetarium right in your classroom.
  • Features proportional Sun and planets

  • Sun glows in the dark after exposure to light

  • Provides the perfect springboard for Earth and space science lessons, inquiry activities and class projects

  • Assembles easily for ceiling display with included hangers and 32' of clear plastic line

  • Includes 10 sturdy plastic pieces (Sun, 8 planets, dwarf planet Pluto) and up-to-date Activity Guide with solar system facts

  • Largest piece (Sun) measures 4" in diameter

  • Grades 1+
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The solar systemon your ceiling!
 
3.4

(based on 5 reviews)

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    5.0

    Great room accessory for a kids room!

    By Amberlee Cave

    from Colfax, CA

    About Me Education Oriented, Parent

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy To Assemble
    • Easy To Use
    • High Quality
    • Lasting Fun

    Cons

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      Comments about The solar systemon your ceiling!:

      I received this Glow in the Dark Solar System to review from Educational insights. My daughters have a Solar System similar to this product in their school and almost everyday they would point it out to me and tell me they wanted one at home. They are both obsessed with the sky (my youngest is more obsessed) and this is the perfect thing for their room! Not only is it cool to look at, but we can talk about the different planets together which is a plus for me. They love that not only can they see it during the day, but they can also see it at night when the lights are out. I love having glow in the dark things in their room that are not the traditional glow in the dark stars. I like that they will know is around them and I love the tools that make it easy to share our world together. I love that this kit comes with everything you need to set it up too! It made it very easy to put together and looked great once put up. My girls love falling asleep looking at the planets.

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      5.0

      My son loves this!

      By angie k

      from st louis mo

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Easy To Assemble
      • Easy To Use
      • Lasting Fun

      Cons

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          Comments about The solar systemon your ceiling!:

          This product was easy to use and the planets labeled by their astronomical signs. Ours did come with a guide with instructions on how to use it. It also came with cleat fishing wire to hang on the ceiling. We did have to purchase tacks so it would of been nice if they would include tacks in the box so it is a all ready to go activity. My son wanted over his bed and he was really excited when he turned off the light and went to bed and they were all glowing bright.

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          4.0

          Cute for younger children.

          By NashvilleMommy1

          from Nashville, TN

          About Me Parent

          Pros

          • Convenient Size
          • Lasting Fun

          Cons

          • Does Not Glow Bright
          • Hard To Recognize Planets

          Best Uses

          • Home

          Comments about The solar systemon your ceiling!:

          I received the Geosafari Glow-In-The-Dark Solar System for free in order to give a honest review. All opinions are 100% my own. My 3 year old daughter loves this very much. I am going to hang it up inside of her bookshelf for her. I had a little trouble identifying the planets while setting it up. Luckily the planets have the symbols on the bottom and I matched them up by using the booklet for help. My daughter knows the names to all of her planets and so she really enjoys looking at it. My only real complaint is that it does not glow as well I was hoping, especially the sun. I charged it up with a bright flashlight and the sun only seems to glow for a brief moment. My daughter does not seem to mind at all. The planets are all very tiny, but I am not complaining about that because I like that it is very compact and looks great in a child's room. My daughter thinks it is fantastic, and if she does, so do I :)

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          1.0

          don't recommend

          By Regina

          from Phippsburg, ME

          About Me Parent, Thrifty

          Pros

          • Compact
          • Somewhat Colorful

          Cons

          • Flimsy
          • Poor Design
          • Poor instructions
          • Pricey For The Product
          • Size No Accurate

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          • Age Of Child Is 4
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          Comments about The solar systemon your ceiling!:

          I cannot tell one planet from the other. Need to have a colored chart vice black and white.

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          2.0

          The sun is NOT 8" in diameter, it's 4"

          By Product researcher

          from Racine, WI

          About Me Educator, Parent

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                Comments about The solar systemon your ceiling!:

                This product says the sun is 8" in diameter and it is not. It's 4" in diameter so HALF the size!!! The other planets are near the size of marbles and there is just clear string and metal loops on each planet to individually place on the celing. Our set didn't even come with the Solar System Guide :(

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