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Space - Word Wall Vocabulary

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Ninety space related vocabulary cards for a word wall.

Print out these Space Word Wall Vocabulary cards and cut them along the line. Stick them up around your room to immerse your students in the content specific vocabulary.

Vocabulary includes:

Space, Earth, Solar System, Jupiter, Mars, quarter moon, Neptune, moon, gibbous moon, Mercury, Pluto, half moon, Saturn, Venus, crescent moon, Uranus, planet, axial tilt, waning, waxing, asteroid belt, asteroid, black hole, big bang theory, astronaut, comet, binary star, astronomer, astronomy, elliptical orbit, density, constellation, deep space, cosmonaut, cosmos, dwarf planet, crater, day, dwarf star, dust, equinox, inner planets, eclipse, ecliptic, inferior planets, galaxy, lunar, falling star, meteorite, meteor, meteor shower, meteoroid, lens, gravity, full moon, inertia, Milky Way, mass, magnitude, outer planets, nebula, orbit, shooting star, rocket, solar, space exploration, solstice, star, total eclipse, umbra, space, vernal equinox, sky, satellite, solar system, new moon, penumbra, solar wind, light-year, rings, partial eclipse, observatory, phase, orbital inclination, universe, zodiac, space station, sun, starlight and telescope.

There is a blank sheet provided at the end for any extra words that your students may want to add.

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Space Vocabulary

Space Earth Solar System
Jupiter Mars quarter moon
Neptune moon gibbous moon
Mercury Pluto half moon
Saturn Venus crescent moon
Uranus planet axial tilt
waning waxing asteroid belt
asteroid black hole big bang theory
astronaut comet binary star
astronomer astronomy elliptical orbit
density constellation deep space
cosmonaut cosmos dwarf planet
crater day dwarf star
dust equinox inner planets
eclipse ecliptic inferior planets
galaxy lunar falling star
meteorite meteor meteor shower
meteoroid lens gravity
full moon inertia Milky Way
mass magnitude outer planets
nebula orbit shooting star
rocket solar space exploration
solstice star total eclipse
umbra space vernal equinox
sky satellite solar system
new moon penumbra solar wind
light-year rings partial eclipse
observatory phase orbital inclination
universe zodiac space station
sun starlight telescope
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