This trail is aimed at KS2 or KS3 children studying forces. The trail uses examples of the force of gravity and how astronauts live and work without gravity. It also encourages the children to use the hands-on exhibits in the galleries and apply them to their learning of forces.

Links with the national curriculum: Sc2 – Movement, Sc4 – Forces and Motion. – The Earth and beyond.

Links with QCA: 4E Friction 6E Forces in action

Download the Forces in the Universe TRAIL

Download the Forces in the Universe ANSWERS