Discover our Solar System

A planet travels around a star. We live on a planet called Earth. Earth travels around a star we call the Sun.


Here's a picture of Earth. Click on the picture. You'll see more pictures of Earth taken from space.

What shape is Earth?

square     round     triangle

What color is Earth?

orange     black     blue

Solar System

Other planets travel around our Sun. Click on the planets to learn more about them. Then answer the questions.

What are the inner planets made of?

gas     rock     water

What are the outer planets made of?

gas     rock     water


Now let's visit Saturn. Click on Saturn to see more pictures of this planet. Then come back and answer the question.

What makes Saturn different from Earth?

Saturn has     clouds     rings     trees

Click to see how well you did.

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