Free Lesson Plans for teachers who are looking for additional resources to complement our inflatable planetarium. We have developed lesson plans to cater for a range of year groups/ages. For example, Moon Of The Solar System provides an is a suitable¬†resource¬†to follow up our mobile planetarium visit where Y 4,5 or 6 learners were introduced to the solar system. The resource offers ideas for developing a further¬†in-depth understanding of the Moon as a celestial object and its relation to Earth. For the younger audience lesson plan Planets allows embedding the knowledge¬†gained in our presenter-led space mobile planetarium session.
To enhance space relate topic before or after mobile planetarium visit you can also look through a compilation list of web-pages where more resources can be found. BBC Education offers space knowledge¬†material¬†relevant to the British school curriculum. Other websites,¬†such as for example Principia and UK Space Agency contain a number of visual resources¬†and a more even specific information. Aside from incredible¬†visual resources, NASA’s official¬†website contains some great education resources, many of which are printable.¬† If you want your learners to know about the Russian space news ROSCOSMOS website offers information to expand the knowledge gained during our presenter-led mobile planetarium sessions.
www.nasa.gov -The official NASA website
www.esa.int/ESA – European Space Agency
www.gov.uk – UK Space Agency
www.kidsastronomy.com – Videos and games about the solar system