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KS1 Workshops

Astronaut George Storytime

Astronaut George

Astronaut George Storytime has been developed specifically for 3 to 5 year olds and is ideal for reception classes that would like to visit the National Space Centre.

Note: Unfortunately this workshop is not available for outreach.

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RocketsBy designing and launching air powered rockets children are taught how different forces work and in particular Newton’s third law. Using action and reaction children can see why rockets take off. Students design, make and launch their very own rocket which they will be able to take home with them.

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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.


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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