Primary Space CPD
This list was created for the National STEM Learning Centre and Network CPD course: NY017 Enriching the primary curriculum using space and astronomy
Links and Resources
After a ten-year journey through deep space, the European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft has become the first spacecraft to rendezvous with a comet. The lessons are designed to help children from ages 4 - 11 learn more about our Solar System and beyond, generate enthusiasm for science and perhaps give them a taste of the excitement a career in Space using STEM subjects could bring.
This links out to the teaching materials that were developed to go with the "Borrow the Moon" materials from STFC
These teaching materials support the competition that links to Tim Peake taking Raspberry Pi computers with him to the International Space Station.
Scientific enquiry that covers many science topics at primary level, in the context of a Mars landing
This European Space Agency kit is very popular with primary teachers.