Ages 5+
Ages 5+

Solar System


What you get

Learn more about planets in our solar system and discover how meteors form craters on the moon. This outer space project kit includes watercolors to create beautiful paper planets. Use your planets to create your own solar system mobile, complete with a light-up sun in the center. Play a game and create a meteor launcher to test your skill shooting for the moon!

Everything needed, from materials to illustrated directions, is included, along with explore!, a bonus play & learn magazine with extra projects and activities!

the Crate Challenge




From the desk of the product designer:

Behind the design

“It always takes me longer than it should to test this crate because I get really into painting all the planets!”
- The KiwiCo Product Design team

By the numbers

Mobile prototypes: 7

Pom-poms we launched and lost: 8

Actual satellites I helped build at my previous job: 12

Additional details