For our astronomy unit we made these interactive books. We read the book “Along came Galileo” by Jeanne Bendick. We recreated the demonstrations Galileo made in the 1600’s: dropping two objects of different weights and timing the swings of a pendulum.
We made the books interactive with movable models. The kids love these books!
The project took about two weeks from start to finish. We used products available from
Supplies include: Lokta paper, distress ink, watercolor paper, spray adhesive, long reach stapler (from http://www.demco.com), scissors, and silhouette cameo (http://silhouetteamerica.com).