Create your own model to show how the Earth orbits the Sun while the moon travels around the Earth. Great manipulative to help explain the concept. Identify and describe characteristics of the sun, Earth and moon as familiar objects in the solar system.
Nature Mandala ~ Take your storytime kids on a nature walk and build a collage out of what you find! Maybe try this as an excursion. Or collect heaps of things from nature, hide them around the room and go on a treasure hunt