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how to explain space

how do you explain Space meaning the moon and stars to 2 and 3 yr olds?

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Asked by kt2babies at 8:10 PM on Jan. 31, 2011 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • lay a blanket out, and maybe place objects on it to represent the sun, stars, moon, the earth we live in, etc. and just say that the blanket doesn't end.

    Answer by rAbella at 8:12 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • I would head to the library and look for some children's books on the subject. I remember reading lots of books about space to my kids.

    Answer by Marwill at 8:25 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • I don't --really.
    I ask them what *they* think and in those 48 seconds they tell me --and get quickly distracted.
    Too big a concept at that age I guess...

    Answer by doulala at 3:14 AM on Feb. 1, 2011

  • im with pp

    Answer by san78 at 10:14 AM on Feb. 1, 2011

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