Moon craft idea for kids
The other side of the moon
Tommy is an astronomy lover. He wonders about the other side of the moon. He knows that people can see only one side of the moon. Because there is a gravitational force between the moon and the earth. People think that the other side of the moon is a dark side. But Tommy knows the truth. The other side of the moon cannot be seen only from the world. So every side of the moon can see the sunshine.He wants to become an astronaut when he grows up. So he tries to read all the knowledge he found about space. One day he found an old magazine. It belongs to 1960s. There is a short text about the first space vehicle that was sent to the moon. Its name was Luna 3. It had a camera to take a photo and a battery. It could send 17 photographs from the moon to earth and disappeared. Tommy feels very excited and wants to go to the moon one day.How about making our own moon. You can make your own moon craft by using cardboard. Let’s start.