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Learning Resources

The National Space Centre Education department offers a range of free downloadable resources which are listed below.


Downloadable Resources:

General Visit and Workshops

Recount writing frame -  this writing frame can be used to help your class write an account of their day at the National Space Centre

Earth, Moon and Sun - these worksheets can be used before, or after, attending our Earth, Moon and Sun workshop.


 StarDome Outreach

Key Stage 1 worksheets - these worksheets are designed to be used after a visit from our StarDome outreach activities.

Key Stage 2 worksheets - these worksheets are designed to be used after a visit from our StarDome outreach activities.


Challenger Space Missions

Mission Materials - these materials have been put together by the Challenger Learning Centre and Leicester University to be used in conjunction with a Challenger Mission. These are available only when you have booked a Challenger Simulated Space Mission.


Planet Information Posters

Download these posters for your classroom to find out more facts and figures about each of the planets:


 

MercuryVenusEarthMarsJupiterSaturnUranusNeptune
Pluto


Celebrating BepiColombo

Bepi Colombo. Image: AstriumOn Friday 5 October, the launch window opens for Europe’s newest spacecraft bound for the planet Mercury. Join us for a day celebrating this exciting mission and find out more about Mercury, the mission, and how Leicester scientists are involved.

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Scouting and Guiding:

Fantastic packages for Scouting and Guiding Groups.

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Space Missions:

Blast off on one of our specatacular space missions!

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