Creating Your Space – Astronomy: Constellation Tubes and 3D Constellations

Join Chrys to create two easy and fun constellation projects: constellation tubes & 3D constellations!

If you would like to create these two projects here are the supplies you will need.

Constellation Tubes:

  • Toilet paper or paper towel tube
  • Black/blue tissue or construction paper
  • Constellation image to reference (search online)
  • Rubber band
  • Needle/push pin or toothpick
  • Scrap piece of cardboard for poking holes onto
  • Markers
  • Glue stick

3D Constellation:

  • “The View is Beautiful” worksheet and constellation template (link below)
  • 6″x 6″ piece of recycled cardboard
  • Toothpicks
  • Push pins
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick or double-sided tape
  • Mini marshmallows (optional)
Lesson Materials:


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