Fun ways for kids to learn how to compare planet sizes in our solar system. Kids then can understand the size and scale of earth compared to other planets.

How kids can compare planet sizes plus free printable

We were inspired to make the solar system with fruits and more by Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space - Day four creation - primary unit

The planets of our solar system were compared in relative size using pieces of fruit in an image by Avi Solomon using data from an episode of the BBC's Stargazing Live. The Earth is a cherry tomato...

Planets of the Solar System Shown to Relative Scale Using Fruit

Relative sizes of the planets, illustrated with fruit. Jupiter is a watermelon, Earth is a cherry tomato.