Long-time readers will know that I love creating educational printables to share here at Gift of Curiosity. And very astute readers may remember that my daughter, XGirl, has a real fondness for learning about space.
Today I have complied a list of over 50 (mostly) free space printables you can download and use with your kids. This list includes Montessori 3-part cards, printables to learn about the solar system, printables to learn about the moon, and printables to learn about constellations, space games, and much more.
Bookmark this page or save it to Pinterest, because you’ll find a wealth of ideas here for encouraging kids’ interest in and developing their knowledge of space.
Universe and Solar System Printables
The printables here include general space-themed printable packs as well as plenty of printables for developing kids’ space vocabulary and understanding of the objects in our solar system and universe.
- Solar System Flashcards from Look, We’re Learning! (pictured above)
- Solar System Worksheets for K-2nd from 123 Homeschool 4 Me
- Solar System Worksheets for K-6th from 123 Homeschool 4 Me
- Solar System Coloring Pages from 123 Homeschool for Me
- Solar System Pack from 1+1+1=1
- Solar System Lacing Cards from Gift of Curiosity
- Planet Do-a-Dot Printables from Gift of Curiosity
- Solar System Montessori 3-Part Cards from Gift of Curiosity
- Space Printables Pack from Gift of Curiosity
- Montessori Universe Cards from Research Parent
- Montessori Solar System Cards from Research Parent
- Planets Learning Pack from 3 Dinosaurs
- Planets Calendar Set from 3 Dinosaurs
- Space Coloring Pages from In the Playroom
- Space Picture-Word Cards from PreKinders
- Space Printables from A Teaching Mommy
- Outer Space Printable Planet Flashcards from Homeschooling 4 Free
- Solar System Nomenclature Cards from The Helpful Garden
- Space and Solar System Printables from The Pinay Homeschooler
- Solar System Sized to Scale from 3 Boys and a Dog
- Planets Printables from Homeschool Encouragement
- Space Pack from 3 Dinosaurs
- Outer Space Printable Activities from In All You Do
- Space Printable Pack for Preschoolers from Life is Peachy
- S is for Space Printable Packet for Preschoolers from Teaching Mama
- Space Printables for Preschool and Kindergarten from Itsy Bitsy Fun
Kids are often fascinated by the moon and its changing shape in the sky. These printables are helpful for teaching about the moon.
- Moon Observation Journal for Kids from Buggy and Buddy (pictured above)
- Moon phases mini printable book from 123 Homeschool for Me
- Phases of the Moon Worksheets & 3-Part Cards from Gift of Curiosity
- Doodle on the Moon Printable from Mr. Printables
- Phases of the Moon Printable from Kids Activites Blog
Learning about the stars in our night sky can be such a fun experience. These constellation printables will introduce kids to some of the “pictures” in our sky and the stories behind them.
- Constellation Sewing Cards from Kids Activities Blog (pictured above)
- Constellations 3-Part Cards from Gift of Curiosity
- Constellation Cards from Teach Beside Me
- Constellation Templates from Paging Supermom
- Constellations Printable Pack from Only Passionate Curiosity
- Constellation 3-Part Cards from Montessori Mom
- Constellations Pin Punching Cards from Gift of Curiosity
A lot of what we know about space can be attributed to the work of astronauts who have gone into space on various missions. Use these astronaut printables to show kids the wonderful work done by these brave men and women.
- Astronaut Coloring Sheets from 123 Homeschool for Me (pictured above)
- Astronaut Printable Pack from Homeschool Creations
- Astronauts to Earth Game Boards from Mama Jenn
- Astronaut Do-a-Dot Printables from Gift of Curiosity
Other Space Printables
In this section you’ll find an assortment of space printables that include games, props for dramatic play, and much more. Enjoy!
- Alien Planet Play Dough Mat from Sand in My Toes (pictured above)
- Dramatic Play Space Center Printables from Pre-K Pages
- Journey to Mars Printable from Adventures in Mommydom
- Space Sudoku from Gift of Curiosity
- Space Play Dough Math Mats from PreKinders
- Space Mazes from Kids Activities Blog
- Printable Galaxy Game from Kids Activities Blog
- Space Crazy Printable Figures from Picklebums
- Astronomy Calendar Connections from 1+1+1=1
- Space Themed Emergent Readers from The Measured Mom
- Printable Night Sky Journal from Fantastic Fun and Learning
- Rhyming Rockets from No Time for Flashcards
More resources for learning about space