Space resources for primary

Hand-picked resources to support primary-aged pupils discover more about space

Tes Resources Team

Space rockets and pencils on a desk, space resources for primary

Space is a topic that many children enjoy learning about. From the movement and positioning of the planets and the way in which the moon orbits Earth to space exploration and travel, there's so much to satisfy enquiring minds. Whether you are in the classroom or learning from home, this hand-picked collection of resources is ideal for young explorers.

Space Intro and Follow Along Sheet
Woffles92

Space Intro and Follow Along Sheet

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A powerpoint explaining some of what we can see at night when we look up at the sky. Contains a follow along sheet where the pupils fill in missing words, or choose the correct word to complete the sentence.
Materials Challenge: Make a space teddy powerpoint
joymears

Materials Challenge: Make a space teddy powerpoint

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I created this challenge for KS1 children as a way of assessing who understood different material qualities. it came at the end of a unit of work on space and materials. It was designed so the children could apply their learning of opaque/transparent/translucent, waterproof, warm and heavy, It also ...
Space Creative Activity Pack
YoungWriters

Space Creative Activity Pack

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Suitable for KS2. Includes space facts, story starter writing activity, space poetry workshop, recommended space-themed books, wordsearch, quiz, answer sheet, how to make orbiting planets activity, colouring pages. Complements our Space-themed Teacher Pack.
Space Lotto
anncarcat

Space Lotto

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A simple space lotto game. Use it to promote language development and visual discrimination. This resource has been created using royalty free clipart from My Cute Graphics.
Code Club - Lost in Space Scratch Project
Code Club

Code Club - Lost in Space Scratch Project

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Learn how to code your own animation! This project teaches: \- Repetition (loops) \- Animation These resources are aimed at KS2, but could also be used for year 7 pupils. The project includes a clear activity checklist, as well as challenges, which allow children to apply and demonstra...
Space Workbook
Ryan Hollywood

Space Workbook

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Contains a booklet to be given to children and used throughout the topic of Space, including questions and opportunities to note things they know and learn about Space throughout the topic.
Year 2 Living in Space Comprehension - Science
Blossoming Minds

Year 2 Living in Space Comprehension - Science

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This resource is a non-fiction comprehension activity for year 2. The theme of the comprehension is **'living in space'** and the booklet covers what it is like for astronauts living in space stations, including what they eat, how they sleep, how they exercise and what they do in their spare time. I...
Symmetry - Space
LlanguageLlamas

Symmetry - Space

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Symmetry - Space. 18 pages of NO PREP fun space symmetry activities - perfect for math centers, morning work or fast finishers. Great for a space project. This symmetry pack contain 6 space pictures \* an alien spacecraft, \* an astronaut, \* the International space station, \* a pla...